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)
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| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Joe Walsh: 1996: favored abortion rights; 2012: no abortion exceptions.
Budget & Economy|
Bill Weld: No such thing as government money; only taxpayer's money.
Joe Walsh: Budget deficit is bankrupting future generations.
Wilbur Ross: SEC investigating insider trading "short sale" of oil stock.
Paul Ryan: FactCheck: S&P downgraded U.S. due to Congress, not Obama.
Paul Ryan: FactCheck: Hometown SUV plant closed in '08,not due to Obama.
Bill Weld: Created Governor's Commission on Gay and Lesbian Youth.
Joe Walsh: Same-sex marriage is law of the land, but give it time.
Joe Walsh: LGBTQ activists are "constitutional terrorists".
Joe Walsh: Cut the capital gains tax and the corporate tax rate.
Joe Walsh: Criticized "Occupy Wall Street" movement as pampered youth.
Joe Walsh: Reform the criminal justice system.
Joe Biden: Not nearly enough evidence on marijuana as gateway drug.
Bill Weld: Abolish the federal Department of Education.
Joe Walsh: Market-based solutions to education reform and urban poverty.
Energy & Oil|
Joe Walsh: Acknowledge the real problem of climate change.
Joe Walsh: All-of-the-above, while shifting from coal to renewables.
Joe Walsh: Past: climate science not definitive; now: it's a problem.
Bill Weld: I'm a lifelong environmentalist, like Theodore Roosevelt.
Donald Trump: Don't micromanage every rain puddle and drainage ditch.
Joe Walsh: Balance environmental regulation with small business needs.
Joe Walsh: Put America's interests first: no photo ops with Putin.
Bill Weld: Rejoin TPP in a heartbeat: beachhead against China.
Joe Walsh: China cheats world, so deal with them with world coalition.
Joe Walsh: Supports a free trade system; opposes tariffs on China.
Bill Weld: Accepts donations from individuals and PACs.
Joe Walsh: No opinion on campaign finance reform.
Bill Weld: 1990s: supported assault weapons bans.
Joe Walsh: Federal background check at gun shows and online.
Joe Walsh: Arm school employees to prevent school shootings.
Barack Obama: Created pandemic department for emergency response.
Donald Trump: Set aside pandemic response plans prepared by Bush and Obama.
George W. Bush: Created 381-page pandemic plan for emergency response.
Wilbur Ross: Napped through 2017 demonstration on pandemic preparedness.
Joe Walsh: Look at things like universal catastrophic care coverage.
Joe Walsh: 2013: engage in civil disobedience to defy ObamaCare.
Bill Weld: Lesson of Iraq War: train Saudis, but no US troops there.
Joe Walsh: Supports military service for gays and transgendered.
Andrew Yang: I'd love to declassify Area 51, for government transparency.
Jim Bridenstine: Intentional explosions in space pose risk to all spaceflight.
Joe Walsh: Securing borders isn't just a scare tactic if you live there.
Joe Walsh: End policy of family separation at the southern border.
Principles & Values|
Bill Weld: Trump's Ukraine caper is impeachable and treasonous.
Joe Walsh: I helped create Trump; now I have to live with that.
Bill Weld: I never met a tax cut I didn't like.
Joe Walsh: Focus tax cuts on middle class and payroll tax.
Joe Walsh: Retrain workers displaced by automation.
Steve Stockman: Accepts Bitcoin donations as an alternative to fiat currency.
Newt Gingrich: Treat WikiLeaks as enemy combatants engaged in terrorism.
War & Peace|
Bill Weld: Troops out of Afghanistan; should have done it long ago.
Bill Weld: Supported the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal.
Joe Walsh: Support Israel & Saudis, but no US troops in Mideast.
Joe Walsh: Israel should annex Palestinian territory.
Welfare & Poverty|
Bill Weld: Greatly increase the earned income tax credit.