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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2018 Vermont Senate race: debates and news coverage
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from 2018 VT Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- Bernie Sanders (4) Democratic Presidential candidate
- Brooke Paige (11) Republican Senate Challenger Vermont
- John MacGovern (6) Democratic Challenger for VT Senator Vermont
- Lawrence Zupan (8) Republican Challenger Vermont
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Vermont 2018 Senatorial debates and race coverage:
- VT Digger, "U.S. Senate nominee Zupan challenges Sen. Sanders," September 7, 2018
- True North Reports, "Lawrence Zupan looks to stir up Senate race, face Bernie Sanders," by Michael Bielawski, August 10, 2018
- Manchester Journal, "Zupan makes case for GOP senate nomination," by Lawrence Zupan, July 30, 2018
- True North Reports, "Republican primary challengers to Sen. Bernie Sanders meet in forum," by Michael Bielawski, July 27, 2018
- Wall Street Journal, "Election 2012 candidates: John MacGovern", 11/1/2012
- Seven Days e-zine, "Republican Emerges to Challenge Sanders--And He's Got a Colorful Past," by Andy Bromage, March 9, 2012
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
John MacGovern: Don't require churches to provide birth control to staff.
John MacGovern: Religious liberty trumps contraception health insurance.
Budget & Economy|
Bernie Sanders: Restructure debt so Puerto Rico can rebuild.
Lawrence Zupan: Build an opportunity economy, with growth for generations.
John MacGovern: Budget deficit is a moral issue as well as economic issue.
Brooke Paige: Streamline regulations to make Vermont "business friendly".
John MacGovern: Don't demonize private sector that produces jobs & growth.
Brooke Paige: Establish uniform sentencing and incarceration guidelines.
Brooke Paige: Legalize and commercialize marijuana, but not "hard drugs".
Brooke Paige: Reject Common Core; protect local control.
Lawrence Zupan: High tuition costs pay for facilities; learn online instead.
Energy & Oil|
Brooke Paige: Develop alternative energy if affordable and reliable.
Brooke Paige: Fund program for fertilizer runoff to reduce water pollution.
Brooke Paige: Farmers are unfairly blamed for fertilizer pollution.
Lawrence Zupan: New farming technologies improve water quality.
Families & Children|
Lawrence Zupan: Cost of paid family leave burden falls on small businesses.
Bernie Sanders: Binding referendum on Guam's political status.
Bernie Sanders: Binding referendum on Puerto Rico statehood vs. independence.
John MacGovern: Developed energy projects in China and Southeast Asia.
Bernie Sanders: Sovereign rights & voting rights for Native Americans.
Brooke Paige: Implement ethics and transparency rues for state government.
Brooke Paige: Reject single-payer healthcare and Vermont Health Connect.
Lawrence Zupan: End mandate; start interstate competition.
Lawrence Zupan: Government doesn't provide veterans with proper health care.
Lawrence Zupan: Stronger immigration controls; enforcement essential.
Principles & Values|
Lawrence Zupan: Running on principles of life, liberty and private property.
Brooke Paige: Nominee for Secretary of State (won 4 other nominations too).
John MacGovern: Raised on an organic communal dairy farm.
Brooke Paige: Vermont should not be the "Land of Endless Taxes".
The above quotations are from 2018 Vermont Senate race: debates and news coverage.