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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)

Book Reviews

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Michele Bachmann: Why She Will Win the Presidency in 2012, by Ron Paul Jones

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  • Michele Bachmann (6)
  • Tea Party (1)
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BOOK REVIEW by OnTheIssues.org:

This is not really a ďbookĒ in the traditional sense: itís one of those new-fangled Internet books which are printed the day you buy it. That means itís very thin and very up-to-date. It feels more like a long magazine article with live updates.

This book was printed on June 8, the day I ordered it, and it already had updates on Libya (which occurred just a month or two before, a much shorter timeframe than is possible in traditionally-printed books). It also includes an up-to-the-minute list of opposing GOP candidates (which changes every week now).

The content of the book itself is a long editorial from a Bachmann fan. It addresses her strengths in the Republican primary and then in the general election against Pres. Obama. It has no criticism of Bachmann, and while it addresses her strong points, it ignores her weak points and hence is not the most meaningful analysis. But itís the only book on Bachmann currently available, and its new-media format makes it intriguing.

-- Jesse Gordon, editor-in-chief, OnTheIssues.org, June 2011

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Barack Obama: OpEd: Economy recovering, but not feeling it on the street.
Government Reform
    Michele Bachmann: Promises to serve only one term as President.
Homeland Security
    Barack Obama: OpEd: Failed promise to close Guantanamo loses left votes.
Principles & Values
    Michele Bachmann: OpEd: Tea Party support driven by charismatic enthusiasm.
    Michele Bachmann: Would be first House member elected to Presidency since 1880.
    Michele Bachmann: OpEd: Talks the evangelical talk, but also walks the walk.
    Michele Bachmann: Birthplace in Waterloo Iowa: "favorite daughter" in caucus.
    Tea Party: OpEd: Common dislike of incumbents and establishment.
War & Peace
    Barack Obama: OpEd: Real Change? Still in Iraq; and now in Libya.
    Barack Obama: Intervene in Libya for humanitarian reasons.
    Michele Bachmann: Opposes US involvement in Libyan civil war.

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