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)
| Higher Loyalty ,|
by James Comey (2018)
| Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Outsider in the White House,|
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
Joint Libertarian interview with Gary Johnson & Bill Weld
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from Joint Libertarian interview with Johnson & Weld (number of quotes indicated):
- Bill Weld (24) Massachusetts Libertarian Vice-Presidential nominee
- Gary Johnson (33) New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Bill Weld: Clinic access is guarding a fundamental constitutional right.
Gary Johnson: Law of the land is Casey v. Planned Parenthood; I'll keep it.
Gary Johnson: Planned Parenthood does a lot of good.
Budget & Economy|
Bill Weld: Cut 20% waste in every federal agency.
Bill Weld: 1990s: Established MA African Caribbean American commission.
Bill Weld: I led Massachusetts on gay rights, and MA led America.
Bill Weld: Marriage equality is dictated by equal protection clause.
Gary Johnson: Zero corporate tax would create tens of millions of jobs.
Bill Weld: Prosecute police for civil rights violations.
Gary Johnson: What are some local police doing that others aren't?
Bill Weld: Prosecuted organized crime for 7 years in Justice Department.
Gary Johnson: Men of color four times as likely to end up behind bars.
Bill Weld: Tighten opioid prescription rules to keep them off streets.
Gary Johnson: Mass shootings result from War on Drugs "shoot first" notion.
Gary Johnson: Harm reduction strategies for heroin but no legalization.
Bill Weld: Substance abuse cases should not go to criminal prison.
Gary Johnson: No legalization of heroin, but apply harm reduction.
Gary Johnson: Most outspoken governor in the country on school choice.
Energy & Oil|
Bill Weld: Carbon capture & sequestration technology for global warming.
Bill Weld: Carbon trading credits but no carbon tax.
Bill Weld: Focus on nuclear proliferation & the Sunni-Shia schism.
Bill Weld: Tariffs in 1920s croaked the world economy.
Gary Johnson: Free trade unfairly criticized for being crony capitalism.
Gary Johnson: Banning assault weapons just criminalizes the owners.
Gary Johnson: Keep guns away from mentally ill & potential terrorists.
Gary Johnson: No-fly list is error-prone; don't use it to deny guns.
Bill Weld: Likes health savings accounts & more competition.
Gary Johnson: Let states experiment with Medicare & Medicaid rules.
Gary Johnson: Run Medicare and Medicaid via states and municipalities.
Gary Johnson: Free market reduces prices with places like "Stitches R Us".
Gary Johnson: Catastrophic insurance ok; then free-market for the rest.
Bill Weld: Take on ISIS with FBI task forces, like we took on the Mafia.
Bill Weld: Pardon Snowden; no one was harmed by what he released.
Bill Weld: Phase down our nuclear stockpile.
Gary Johnson: No-fly lists subject to error; use airport security instead.
Gary Johnson: Turn NSA satellites away from United States.
Gary Johnson: Pardon Snowden; no one was harmed by what he released.
Gary Johnson: Cut 20% of military bases in US and abroad.
Bill Weld: Treat ISIS as a gigantic organized crime family.
Bill Weld: Nuclear proliferation is #1 threat to world security.
Bill Weld: Maintain invincible defense but cut military 20%.
Bill Weld: Fear-mongering about immigrants is like Nazi round-ups.
Gary Johnson: Deporting 11M illegal immigrants is based on misinformation.
Gary Johnson: Make work visas as easy as possible.
Gary Johnson: Why not $75? We can't afford minimum wage.
Principles & Values|
Bill Weld: Chaired Mitt Romney presidential campaign in New York.
Gary Johnson: Socially tolerant: let people make their own choices.
Gary Johnson: The God that I speak to doesn't have a particular religion.
Gary Johnson: Change eligibility rules for Medicare; and age for Soc.Sec.
Gary Johnson: Raise retirement age to 75.
Bill Weld: Cut taxes without abolishing the IRS.
Gary Johnson: Revenue-neutral FairTax: life without the IRS.
War & Peace|
Gary Johnson: Leave Afghanistan now or Taliban comes back when we do leave.
Gary Johnson: North Korea has no conventional threat; China deal on ICBMs.
Bill Weld: Don't intervene abroad when people are mean to each other.
Gary Johnson: ISIS has grown as a result of U.S. intervention in Mideast.
Gary Johnson: No U.S. military intervention in Syria.
Click for quotations from other sources by:
- Bill Weld Massachusetts Libertarian Vice-Presidential nominee
- Gary Johnson New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
The above quotations are from Joint Libertarian interview with Gary Johnson & Bill Weld.