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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 LA political races in The New Orleans Times-Picayune

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    Articles from The New Orleans Times-Picayune:
  • 2023_LA_Gov: "Candidates clash on insurance, LGBTQ+ issues at Louisiana governor's race debate," by Tyler Bridges and James Finn, Sep 28, 2023, (Link)
  • 2023_LA_Gov: NOLA.com, "Ex-highway chief Shawn Wilson is 1st Democrat in governor's race: 'I'm a bridge builder'," by Tyler Bridges, Mar 6, 2023, (Link)
  • The Times Picayune, "What Gary Chambers Jr.'s narrow path to winning and replacing Cedric Richmond looks like," by Tyler Bridges, Mar 1, 2021
  • On Confirmation Hearings: "For Cedric Richmond, White House outreach to conservatives will be business as usual," by Stephanie Grace, Dec 15, 2020
  • 2020-LA-Senate: "Several mayors in Louisiana sign letter urging Congress to act on 'critical' gun bill vote," Aug 8, 2019
  • The Times-Picayune (NOLA.com), "'We will get prayer back in our schools,' Attorney General Jeff Landry says," by Julia O'Donoghue, Sept 23, 2017, (Link)
  • 2016-LA-Senate: on Charles Boustany, Foster Campbell, John Fleming, Joseph Cao, Rob Maness, and John Neely Kennedy, 8/10/2016
  • 2016-LA-Senate: on John Neely Kennedy, 1/26/2016
  • 2016-LA-Senate: on John Fleming, 12/7/2015
  • (On John Bel Edwards): 2015 LA gubernatorial debate, 11/10/2015
  • LA-HB1065: "Bill approved by Louisiana Legislature lets optometrists perform some eye surgeries," by Emily Lane, May 22, 2014
  • NOLA.com, "Martin Luther King Jr. explicitly supported what's now called affirmative action," by Jarvis DeBerry, APR 29, 2014, (Link)
  • New Orleans Times-Picayune on John Breaux, 12/16/2003

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    John Bel Edwards: Unblemished anti-abortion voting record.
Budget & Economy
    Eddie Rispone: No specifics on budget cuts; try to control spending.
Civil Rights
    Gary Chambers: Regrets using "homo" in 2011 tweet, now in different place.
    John Neely Kennedy: Affirmative action is a fair chance.
    Martin Luther King: Compensatory treatment for past wrongs is justified.
    Cedric Richmond: CEO's create jobs & deserve a seat at the table.
    David Vitter: Keep state police presence in New Orleans' French Quarter.
    Jay Dardenne: Let New Orleans police itself; remove state police sometime.
    John Bel Edwards: Let New Orleans police itself; remove state police soon.
    David Vitter: No federal incentives to get states to adopt Common Core.
    Eddie Rispone: Let local boards give raises to individual teachers.
    Eddie Rispone: Allow use of tax dollars for Christian schools.
    John Bel Edwards: Make charter school creation a local issue; end Common Core.
Energy & Oil
    Cedric Richmond: Carbon neutrality by 2050 will require building coalitions.
    Gary Chambers: Supports Green New Deal as good for environment, jobs.
    John Neely Kennedy: Incentives for non-petroleum automobiles are a tax increase.
    John Neely Kennedy: More domestic drilling, including in Gulf of Mexico & ANWR.
    Mary Landrieu: Member of bipartisan "Gang of 10" for comprehensive oil plan.
    Mary Landrieu: Voted against allowing exploration in oil shale in Colorado.
    David Vitter: Drafted hurricane protection & flood control bill.
    Rob Maness: Reject Katrina aid bill if pork-laden with other projects.
Free Trade
    Charles Boustany: 2013: Supported TPP; 2016: too many concessions.
    Foster Campbell: TPP is skewed to the advantage of big business.
    John Fleming: TPP means open season on American jobs.
    John Neely Kennedy: TPP lacks safeguards against currency manipulation.
    Joseph Cao: No trade deal with Vietnam due to human rights abuses.
    Rob Maness: Criticized TPP for its closed-door negotiations.
Government Reform
    David Vitter: Term limits instead of automatic pay raises for Congress.
    Jay Dardenne: Don't bring dysfunctional Washington politics to Louisiana.
Gun Control
    Adrian Perkins: Urge Senate to act on gun safety legislation.
    Shawn Wilson: Gun owner, favor s universal background checks .
Health Care
    Bill Cassidy: AdWatch: propose ObamaCare-lite plan in state legislature.
    Bobby Jindal: No medical school needed for optometrist eye surgeries.
    Eddie Rispone: Temporarily freeze Medicaid enrollment in Louisiana.
    Jay Dardenne: Introduced law requiring no-smoking areas in restaurants.
    John Bel Edwards: No medical school needed for optometrist eye surgeries.
    Lance Harris: Require medical school for optometrist eye surgeries.
    Mary Landrieu: Let consumers keep health plans, but only if told options.
Homeland Security
    Gary Chambers: Cut military budget to pay for Medicare for All.
    Gary Chambers: Open to abolishing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Principles & Values
    Bill Cassidy: Agrees to one runoff debate; more if Obama visits.
    John Breaux: Announces retirement in 2004.
    John Fleming: Passionate conservative: Obama doesn't share our values.
    John Neely Kennedy: I speak my mind, & some politicians call me a troublemaker.
    Joseph Cao: First Vietnamese-American to serve in Congress.
    Jeff Landry: We are winning and we will get God back into this country.
Social Security
    John Neely Kennedy: Endorses voluntary private retirement savings accounts.
    Mary Landrieu: Credit immigrants for FICA paid while status was illegal.
Welfare & Poverty
    Jay Dardenne: Campaign theme: fight poverty & fix the state budget.

The above quotations are from Media coverage of LA political races in The New Orleans Times-Picayune.

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