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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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Gubernatorial 2008 Political Courage Test, by Project Vote Smart

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2008 Political Courage Test (number of quotes indicated):
  • Joe Pennacchio (10) Republican challenger (2008) New Jersey
  • John Hoeven (2) North Dakota Former Republican Governor (2000-2010)
  • Mitch Daniels (16) Indiana Former Republican Governor (2005-2013)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Mitch Daniels: No stem-cell research; private funds ok for adult stem cells.
    Mitch Daniels: Legal abortion for rape, incest, or medical danger.
    Joe Pennacchio: Abortion only for rape, incest, or maternal life.
Civil Rights
    Mitch Daniels: No same-sex marriage nor civil unions.
    Mitch Daniels: No affirmative action in public college admissions.
    Joe Pennacchio: DOMA instead of same-sex marriage.
    Joe Pennacchio: No general affirmative action in state decisions.
    Mitch Daniels: Reduce corporate income tax; cut and cap property tax.
    Mitch Daniels: Support the death penalty.
    Mitch Daniels: Prevent recidivism with vocational training & alternatives.
    Joe Pennacchio: Supports the death penalty.
    Joe Pennacchio: End parole for repeat violent offenders.
    Joe Pennacchio: Strengthen penalties for meth & other drug offenses.
    John Hoeven: Moment of silence, or prayer, ok in public schools.
    Mitch Daniels: Support vouchers for public schools.
    Mitch Daniels: Use lottery revenue for free college tuition for two years.
    Mitch Daniels: Voluntary prayer in public schools.
Energy & Oil
    Mitch Daniels: Support clean coal as well as alternative energy.
    Joe Pennacchio: Increase production of traditional domestic energy sources.
Government Reform
    Mitch Daniels: No limits on individual nor PAC campaign contributions.
    Joe Pennacchio: Limit all types of contributions, but not spending.
Gun Control
    Mitch Daniels: No background checks; no licenses; yes concealed carry.
Health Care
    Mitch Daniels: Tort reform; sue HMOs; no guarantees.
    Mitch Daniels: INShape plan: insure 130,000 uninsured Hoosiers.
    Joe Pennacchio: Guaranteed medical care is not a government responsibility.
    John Hoeven: State & locals cops should enforce federal immigration laws.
    Mitch Daniels: Supports internet sales tax.
Welfare & Poverty
    Joe Pennacchio: Redirect welfare to faith-based organizations.

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  • Joe Pennacchio Republican challenger (2008) New Jersey
  • John Hoeven North Dakota Former Republican Governor (2000-2010)
  • Mitch Daniels Indiana Former Republican Governor (2005-2013)

The above quotations are from Gubernatorial 2008 Political Courage Test, by Project Vote Smart.

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