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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)
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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State of the Union address to Joint Session of Congress, and the Democratic Response, Jan. 20, 2004

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  • George W. Bush (30)
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  • Tom Daschle (8)
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Budget & Economy
    George W. Bush: Will cut the deficit in half in the next 5 years.
    George W. Bush: Fact Check: Deficit didnít exist at end of Clinton term.
Civil Rights
    George W. Bush: Donít let Patriot Act expire-terrorist threat wonít.
    Nancy Pelosi: Replace no-bid contracts with diplomatic engagement.
    George W. Bush: America is the land of the second chance.
    George W. Bush: Aggressive drug education, treatment & enforcement.
    George W. Bush: $23 million more for drug-testing in schools.
    George W. Bush: Use of performance-enhancing steroids sends wrong message.
    George W. Bush: Progressing towards excellence for every child.
    George W. Bush: Jobs for the 21st Century: more high school help.
    George W. Bush: Fact Check: NCLB increased school funding, but shy by $5.4B.
    Tom Daschle: Bush has not upheld NCLB deal with schools.
    Tom Daschle: Our children deserve affordable college.
Families & Children
    George W. Bush: Double funding for abstinence to prevent STDs.
    George W. Bush: Defend the institution of marriage against activist judges.
Foreign Policy
    George W. Bush: America will never seek a permission slip for self-defense.
    George W. Bush: National Endowment for Democracy in the Middle East.
    Nancy Pelosi: Avoid go-it-alone foreign policy.
Free Trade
    George W. Bush: Fact Check: Free trade tempered by steel protectionism.
Health Care
    George W. Bush: Health savings accounts with choice of coverage.
    George W. Bush: 100% tax deduction for catastrophic health insurance.
    George W. Bush: Government-run health care is the wrong prescription.
    Tom Daschle: More people without insurance under Bush.
    Tom Daschle: Allow more affordable drugs via Canadian imports.
Homeland Security
    George W. Bush: Itís false hope to think that terror is behind us.
    George W. Bush: Terrorists declared war on us-terrorism is beyond a crime.
    Nancy Pelosi: Unwavering commitment to Americaís armed forces.
    Nancy Pelosi: Secure 100% of nuclear material with 100% inspection.
    Nancy Pelosi: No soldier left behind in war-no veteran left behind at home.
    George W. Bush: Support temporary worker program but oppose amnesty.
    Tom Daschle: Make America an opportunity society.
Principles & Values
    Nancy Pelosi: Make America a light to the world-not a missile.
    Tom Daschle: A union as strong as the American people.
Social Security
    George W. Bush: Personal retirement accounts for young workers.
    Tom Daschle: Keep retirement promise instead of Endowment for Democracy.
Tax Reform
    George W. Bush: Congress must act to make tax cuts permanent.
    George W. Bush: Tax relief is working.
    George W. Bush: Fact Check: Tax relief fueled spending, but not job growth.
    Tom Daschle: Good cuts create jobs-Bushís cuts created economic exodus.
War & Peace
    George W. Bush: Weíve already internationalized the war in Iraq.
    George W. Bush: We havenít come this far to falter unfinished.
    George W. Bush: Saddam had WMD-related program activities.
    George W. Bush: Fact Check: No evidence of bio, chemical, or nuclear WMDs.
Welfare & Poverty
    George W. Bush: Unleash the passion of religious charity.

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