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Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
Unintimidated,
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harm’s Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

Book Reviews

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Columns and news articles in The Economist magazine


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    from The Economist (number of quotes indicated):
  • Al Gore (13) Democrat
  • George W. Bush (14) Republican
  • Joyce Dickerson (1) Democratic Senate Challenger South Carolina
  • Mark Begich (1) Democratic Jr Senator Alaska
  • Pat Buchanan (3) Reform
  • Steve Fulop (1) New Jersey Democratic 2017 Gubernatorial candidate
  • Ted Stevens (1) Former Republican Sr Senator Alaska
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Al Gore: Opposes partial birth abortion, but opposes banning it.
    George W. Bush: No tax money for abortion, but no Pro-Life Amendment either.
Budget & Economy
    Pat Buchanan: Interventionist in US economy; isolationist abroad.
Civil Rights
    George W. Bush: Guaranteed TX college racial preference for top 10% of class.
Education
    Al Gore: Agrees with teacher unions on vouchers, salary, & class size.
    George W. Bush: Allow “charter states” as well as charter schools.
Environment
    Al Gore: Replace sprawl with “smart growth”; $7.8B on Everglades.
    George W. Bush: Replace mandate/regulate/litigate with decentralized efforts.
Families & Children
    Steve Fulop: Require companies to grant paid sick leave.
Foreign Policy
    Al Gore: Supports New Security Agenda and Third-World debt relief.
    George W. Bush: Less intervention abroad and unilateral nuclear cuts at home.
    Pat Buchanan: Practice “masterly inactivity,” not “entangling alliances”.
Free Trade
    Al Gore: Link trade to environment and labor.
    George W. Bush: Don’t link trade to environment and labor.
    Pat Buchanan: Reduce dependence on trade; support Monroe Doctrine.
Government Reform
    Al Gore: Ban soft money and provide free broadcast time.
    George W. Bush: Ban some soft money; fewer restrictions on individuals.
Gun Control
    Al Gore: No special lawsuit protection for gun makers.
    George W. Bush: Restrict lawsuits against gun makers.
Health Care
    Al Gore: Cover 12 million uninsured at a 10-year cost of $157 billion.
    George W. Bush: Cover 3 million uninsured at a 10-year cost of $135 billion.
Principles & Values
    Joyce Dickerson: For various reasons, I won't campaign for Hillary in 2016.
    Mark Begich: Reputation as mayor for getting things done.
    Ted Stevens: Uncle Ted voted “Alaskan of the century”.
    Al Gore: Practical Idealism: centrist on most issues.
    George W. Bush: Bush’s centrism: free trade; private IRAs; no new taxes.
Social Security
    Al Gore: Paying off national debt keeps trust fund solvent until 2054.
    George W. Bush: Prohibit govt investment in the stock market, private OK.
Tax Reform
    Al Gore: Target surplus at national debt, rainy days, & education.
    George W. Bush: More child & charity deductions in $1.3T tax cut.
Technology
    Al Gore: “Digital Cabinet” of high-tech advisors.
    George W. Bush: Matches Gore on R&D aid, more visas, no Internet tax.
Welfare & Poverty
    Al Gore: Strengthen voluntary charity as well as federal welfare.
    George W. Bush: Devolve welfare to both state and private charities.


The above quotations are from Columns and news articles in The Economist magazine.

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