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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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2017 Virginia Gubernatorial race: debates and news coverage

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    from 2017 VA Governor's race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Ed Gillespie (1) Virginia Republican 2017 Gubernatorial candidate
  • Frank Wagner (1) Virginia Republican
  • Ralph Northam (15) Virginia Democratic 2017 Gubernatorial candidate
  • Rob Wittman (2) Virginia Republican 2017 Gubernatorial candidate
  • Terry McAuliffe (2) Virginia Democratic Challenger
  • Tim Kaine (1) Virginia Democratic Nominee for Vice President
  • Tom Perriello (3) Virginia Democratic candidate for Governor
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    Virginia 2017 Gubernatorial debates and race coverage:
  • Fauquier Times, "McAuliffe signs 11 solar, other renewable energy bills," May 8, 2017
  • The American Prospect, "Northam Aims For the Governor's Mansion," by Manuel Madrid, May 3, 2017
  • Washington Times, "Northam prepares to face Perriello," by Seth McLaughlin, May 2, 2017
  • Roanoke Times, "Perriello proposes higher taxes on wealthy," by Graham Moomaw, Apr 28, 2017
  • Washington Post, "Frank Wagner gets his moment," by Norman Leahy, April 14, 2017
  • Mecklenburg Sun, "Pot decriminalization draws mixed reviews from police," March 8, 2017
  • Virginian-Pilot, "Marijuana decriminalization hangs over governor's race," by Brock Vergakis, Feb 18, 2017
  • Washington Times, "Immigration roils Virginia governor's race," by Seth McLaughlin, Jan. 13, 2017
  • Daily Press, "Wittman preparing to run for governor", by Travis Fain, 12/13/2015
  • Washington Blade, "Ralph Northam to run for VA Governor", 11/17/2015
  • AMI Newswire, "Northam will run for Virginia governor", by Norman Leahy, 10/20/2015
  • Washington Jewish Week, "Anti-semitism in Virginia politics?," by Suzanne Pollak, September 25, 2013
  • The Virginian-Pilot, "Decision on Medicaid looms," by Julian Walker, Jan 31, 2013
  • Augusta Free Press, "Social Security is a promise," Op-Ed by Tom Perriello, Aug. 16, 2010

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Tom Perriello: Backs pro-choice groups.
    Ralph Northam: Protect women's reproductive rights.
Budget & Economy
    Ralph Northam: Cut spending by $4.6 billion to keep our budget balanced.
Civil Rights
    Tom Perriello: Embraces same-sex marriage.
    Ralph Northam: Backs marriage rights for same-sex couples.
    Terry McAuliffe: Grant 200,000 convicted felons the right to vote.
    Ralph Northam: We spend $67 million a year enforcing our marijuana laws.
    Ralph Northam: Drug problems are not confined to youth and minorities.
    Rob Wittman: My wife teaches; so I know what's working.
    Ralph Northam: Invest in early childhood education.
Energy & Oil
    Ralph Northam: Restrict offshore oil and gas drilling off Virginia coast.
Families & Children
    Tim Kaine: 2005: "conservative on family;" oppose same-sex marriage.
Government Reform
    Ralph Northam: Nonpartisan redistricting so voters, not pols, pick reps.
    Terry McAuliffe: Grant voting rights to 200,000 released convicted felons.
Health Care
    Ralph Northam: No family should be one illness away from financial demise.
    Ralph Northam: Expand access to Medicaid for 400,000 of our citizens.
    Ralph Northam: Stand up against ICE; our doors are open.
    Ralph Northam: Support driver's licenses for illegal immigrants.
    Ralph Northam: Tiebreaker in favor of increasing the minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Rob Wittman: Served as mayor, town councilor, and in House of Delegates.
    Ralph Northam: Religious sectarianism has no place in politics.
Tax Reform
    Ed Gillespie: Decrease state's personal income tax rate to spur growth.
    Ralph Northam: Raise income tax rate by 1% for income over $500,000.
    Tom Perriello: Raise income tax rate by 1% for income over $500,000.
    Frank Wagner: We need income tax for programs and AAA bond rating.

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