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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
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)
Becoming,
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)

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Nader: Crusader, Spoiler, Icon, by Justin Martin, published Oct. 2002


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Click here for 25 full quotes from Ralph Nader in the book Nader: Crusader, Spoiler, Icon, by Justin Martin.
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Abortion
    If Roe is reversed, decision just reverts to the states.
Corporations
    Consumerism is about corporations vs. citizens.
    Net worth is $3.8 million; owns corporate stocks.
Crime
    Crime in the suites worse than crime in the streets.
Free Trade
    NAFTA and GATT supersede national and state laws.
Government Reform
    Primary architect of Freedom of Information Act.
    Increase voting by weekend and holiday Election Days.
Health Care
    3.5% payroll tax to fund universal healthcare.
Homeland Security
    Cut defense budget by $62B by reducing waste & fraud.
Principles & Values
    Suffers from Bell’s Palsy.
    Ran because unable to get hearing with president or Congress.
    Gore beat Gore -- look at TN, AR, and WV, not FL.
    Political systems benefit from outside competition.
    Wants credit for a Democratic Senate in 2000 election.
    Bush intensifies contradictions and galvanizes progressives.
    Dems will lose until they become more progressive.
    Nader “stood” for president in 1996 (didn’t “run”).
    Green nominee, but declined rival Green Party USA.
    Dislikes “spoiler” label and “strategic voting”.
    “Priceless” ad caused lawsuit but got priceless attention.
    “Nader’s Raiders for Gore” Nader said Gore would win by 20%.
    Florida included some (less than 537) disenfranchised voters.
    In 2004, would do “just about everything” differently.
War & Peace
    Palestinian statehood and security for Israel.
    Afghanistan: Bush burned down haystack to find needle.


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The above quotations are from Nader: Crusader, Spoiler, Icon, by Justin Martin, published Oct. 2002.

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