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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
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)

Book Reviews

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Media coverage of GA political races in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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    Articles from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution:
  • CNN Fact-Check, "It's now illegal in Georgia to give food and water to voters in line," by Faith Karimi, March 26, 2021
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Georgia buys new voter registration system after long lines in 2020," by Mark Niesse, Jan 19, 2022
  • On 2022_GA_Senate: "No details, no problem for Trump voters and Herschel Walker," by Patricia Murphy, Oct 20, 2021
  • On 2022_GA_Gov: "Doraville temporarily nips medical marijuana dispensaries in the bud," by Zachary Hansen, Oct 14, 2021
  • "Former Democratic lawmaker Vernon Jones challenges Kemp in GOP primary," by Greg Bluestein, April 16, 2021
  • 2022_GA_Senate, "Navy veteran Latham Saddler enters US Senate race against Warnock," by Greg Bluestein, April 15, 2021
  • 2019-20 GA Senate: "Kelly Loeffler donates to Trump recount fund," by Patricia Murphy, Nov 5, 2020
  • 2022 GA Governor's race: "All about Vernon Jones," Aug. 23, 2020
  • 2020 GA-5: "Nikema Williams follows Lewis' path, if not trying to fill his shoes," by Greg Bluestein and Tia Mitchell, 7/22/2020
  • 2020 GA-5: "Supreme Court upholds protections for Dreamers in immigration ruling," by Tamar Hallerman, 6/18/2020
  • 2020-GA-Senate: "As protests continue, legislators float new measures to address racial disparities," by Tia Mitchell & Greg Bluestein, June 16, 2020
  • SB15: 11-Alive News, "Governor Kemp vetoes Keeping Georgia School Safe Act," by Hope Ford, May 10, 2019
  • On GA-SB9: "Georgia Legislature broadens ban on sex in high school," by Ty Tagami, April 3, 2019
  • 2020-GA-Senate: "Woodall, Hazel clash over Mueller probe, illegal immigration in debate", By Jeremy Redmon, 04/04/2018
  • 2018-NY-Gov, on Cynthia Nixon, 3/20/2018
  • 2016-GA-Senate, on Derrick Grayson, 5/1/2014
  • On Michelle Nunn, by Jim Galloway, 7/22-7/24/2013
  • On Zell Miller, September 21, 2000
  • On George W. Bush, by Ken Herman, 9/3/1999
  • On George W. Bush, 6/22/1999
  • On Elizabeth Dole and George W. Bush, by Mark Sherman, 6/4/1999

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Herschel Walker: Is "strongly pro-life" including conservative judges.
    Vernon Jones: Opposed anti-abortion "heartbeat" bill enacted in Georgia.
    Kelly Loeffler: Fierce opponent of abortion.
    Karen Handel: I cut ties with Planned Parenthood because I was ordered to.
    Karen Handel: Chaired Commission with abortion grants, but opposed them.
Budget & Economy
    Latham Saddler: Stimulus has too much wasteful spending.
    Karen Handel: Cut spending and reduce regulations.
    Michelle Nunn: Supports "Gang of Eight" deal to reduce $17T debt.
Civil Rights
    Vernon Jones: Lawsuit: he wanted a "darker administration" as county CEO.
    Donald Trump: Disinvited from RedState gathering for misogynistic comments.
    Michelle Nunn: Let states and individual churches decide on gay marriage.
    Jon Ossoff: Don't defund the police; answer is to reform the police.
    Raphael Warnock: Mass incarceration a scar on the soul of America.
    Brian Kemp: Signed Hope Act: allows for medicinal oils with up to 5% THC.
    Johnny Isakson: Legalize medical marijuana and cannabis oil.
    Brian Kemp: Broadened prohibition on sex between teachers, students.
    Nikema Williams: Broadened prohibition on sex between teachers, students.
    Renee Unterman: Broadened prohibition on sex between teachers, students.
    Casey Cagle: Declare war on high school dropout rates in Georgia.
    Casey Cagle: Education savings accounts including private schools.
    Nathan Deal: Criticizing Common Core diverts from advancing education.
    George W. Bush: Shift $7B from Title I to low-income schools.
    George W. Bush: Shift Title I funds to parents for failed schools.
Energy & Oil
    Matt Lieberman: Net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Families & Children
    Vernon Jones: 1998: outlaw selling music with explicit lyrics to minors.
    George W. Bush: Abstinence Ed should get funded as much as Sex Ed.
    George W. Bush: Federal studies & grants for abstinence programs.
Foreign Policy
    Allen Buckley: We face significant problems, including foreign intervention.
Free Trade
    Sonny Perdue: Helped save NAFTA by showing Trump red state farmers need it.
    David Perdue: My company exported American-made products into Asia.
Government Reform
    Latham Saddler: Georgia laws make it easier to vote, harder to cheat.
    Brian Kemp: Stricter voter ID laws against threat of illegal voters.
    Stacey Abrams: Head of a voter registration group; focus on minorities.
    Allen Buckley: Our country faces excessive debt, entitlements, & regulation.
Gun Control
    Paul Broun: When the looting hordes come, best liberty machine is AR-15.
    Vernon Jones: Supports the NRA; received campaign donation in 2016.
    Kelly Loeffler: Defend the Second Amendment.
    Matt Lieberman: For assault rifle ban & background checks.
    Lucy McBath: Support young voters in keeping guns out of schools.
    Jason Carter: Let local communities decide if teachers can be armed.
    Michelle Nunn: Background checks for criminals & terrorists.
    Elizabeth Dole: Ban AK-47s; add safety locks; instant background checks.
Health Care
    Matt Lieberman: Expand ObamaCare; add public option.
    Jason Carter: Claimed water kills Ebola; "I was misinformed".
    Nathan Deal: Guaranteed ER room treatment means excessive ER visits.
    Nathan Deal: Refuses to expand Medicaid rolls under ObamaCare.
    Michelle Nunn: Fix problems with ObamaCare; don't eliminate it.
    Zell Miller: Supports More Federal Funding for Health Coverage.
Homeland Security
    Michelle Nunn: Private-public partnership for national service.
    Herschel Walker: For path to citizenship in 2015, now only "a strong border".
    Vernon Jones: Co-sponsored bill to crack down on illegal immigrants.
    Nikema Williams: Advocates for path to citizenship for DREAMers.
    Kelly Loeffler: Supports building border wall.
    Shane Hazel: Shut off the welfare magnet; have troops patrol border.
    Karen Handel: Ok with 6-country immigration ban, but no religious test.
    Brian Kemp: Crack down on illegal immigration.
    Michelle Nunn: Pathway to citizenship makes sense.
    Casey Cagle: Create 500,000 jobs in first term, to beat Deal's 319,000.
    Nathan Deal: Economists don't pay attention to unemployment rates.
Principles & Values
    Latham Saddler: I will put Georgia first and keep America first.
    Kelly Loeffler: Donated maximum $2800 to Trump recount fund.
    Kelly Loeffler: TV ad: She's more conservative than Attila the Hun.
    Raphael Warnock: 2008: Joined black pastors defending controversial sermons.
    Kelly Loeffler: Will abide by Senate ethics rules, won't address conflicts.
    Matt Lieberman: Supports impeachment process; would likely vote to remove.
    Jon Ossoff: Early campaign pledge: "Make Trump Furious".
    Jon Ossoff: Interned for Rep. John Lewis and Rep. Hank Johnson.
    Jon Ossoff: Promises to move to 6th district after girlfriend graduates.
    Jason Carter: I've passed 21 bipartisan bills in the legislature.
    Jack Kingston: Endorsed by McIntosh County Commissioner over Handel.
    Karen Handel: Endorsed by McIntosh County Commissioner before Kingston.
Social Security
    Zell Miller: Opposes privatizing Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Latham Saddler: Infrastructure proposal a tax hike, corporations will leave.
    Vernon Jones: 2007: Backed a flat tax proposal as "fair tax".
    Casey Cagle: Slash $100 million in taxes, without cutting core services.
    Jason Carter: Step up investment in pursuing tax cheats.
    Jason Carter: Discuss regional sales tax to deal with local issues.
    Zell Miller: Supports making income tax flatter & lower.
    Cynthia Nixon: Infrastructure decimated by tax breaks given to corporations.
    Karen Handel: Best for government to get out of the way on infrastructure.
    Casey Cagle: 10-year transportation plan for roads & bridges improvements.
    Casey Cagle: Double--if not triple--our investment in transportation.
    George W. Bush: Census by head count, if possible.
Welfare & Poverty
    Derrick Grayson: Welfare policy rips black families apart, like slavery.

The above quotations are from Media coverage of GA political races in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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