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)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Ken Krawchuk: Pre-natal adoption with a right to choose.
Katie McGinty: Oppose any effort to further restrict abortion rights.
Tom Wolf: Support abortion rights.
Allyson Schwartz: Endorsed by Planned Parenthood; she founded women's clinic.
Budget & Economy|
Ken Krawchuk: Market-led recovery better than stimulus.
Ken Krawchuk: Supports same-sex marriage.
Tom Wolf: Recognize same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania.
Tom Corbett: OpEd: Corbett knew federal LGBT laws; OK to change mind.
Tom Corbett: Supports anti-LGBT-discrimination bill, but not gay marriage.
Tom Corbett: Apologies for comparing gay marriage to incest.
Katie McGinty: Expand the reach of the corporate net income tax.
Tom Corbett: Give up on privatizing state lottery program.
Ken Krawchuk: Eliminate parole for violent criminals.
Tom Wolf: Moratorium on death penalty; reprieves to death-row inmates.
Allyson Schwartz: End the Pennsylvania death penalty.
Katie McGinty: Moratorium on the death penalty.
Tom Wolf: Moratorium on the death penalty.
Ken Krawchuk: Marijuana isn't a gateway drug.
Allyson Schwartz: Reduce the criminalization of simple marijuana possession.
Katie McGinty: Legalize medicinal pot; decriminalize recreational pot.
Tom Wolf: Study states with legal marijuana sales before deciding.
Tom Wolf: Legalize medicinal marijuana & decriminalize one ounce.
Ken Krawchuk: Oppose vouchers because of the "political ˙golden rule".
Katie McGinty: Subsidize state colleges to keep tuition below inflation.
Tom Wolf: Restore money cut from public schools.
Tom Corbett: Enable kids in bad schools to attend private schools.
Energy & Oil|
Lou Barletta: Use coal, nuclear, natural gas; consider alternatives.
Lou Barletta: Energy regulations cost jobs.
Ken Krawchuk: I support green energy.
John Fetterman: Fracking acceptable if it brings thousands of jobs.
Tom Wolf: Moratorium on gas drilling in state parks and state forests.
Ken Krawchuk: Fight EPA regulatory over-reach.
Katie McGinty: Chaired Pres. Clinton's Council on Environmental Quality.
Tom Corbett: PA rivers are precious for generating many jobs.
Families & Children|
Scott Wagner: Supports and shines light on efforts to protect LGBT rights.
Scott Wagner: We are an exceptional nation because we self-correct.
Ken Krawchuk: Support free trade.
Scott Wagner: How can any self-made man not back the free market?
Ken Krawchuk: Make voter registration easier.
Lou Barletta: Opposes all gun restrictions.
Ken Krawchuk: Absolute right to gun ownership.
Allyson Schwartz: Restrictions on both assault weapons and handguns.
Katie McGinty: Restrictions on assault weapons but not handguns.
Tom Wolf: Universal background checks, & ban assault weapons.
Lou Barletta: Protected volunteer firefighters from ObamaCare.
Ken Krawchuk: Oppose ObamaCare.
Scott Wagner: Roll back Medicaid expansion and repeal Obamacare.
Tom Wolf: Expanding health care is good for economy & creates jobs.
Tom Wolf: Scrap "Healthy PA" subsidizing private insurance coverage.
Ken Krawchuk: Bring the troops home to defend America.
Scott Wagner: Americans honor veterans by standing up for National Anthem.
Lou Barletta: Military shouldn't have gay rights imposed.
Tom Wolf: More services for veterans: education, jobs, & housing.
Lou Barletta: Make visa overstay a felony.
Ken Krawchuk: Pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens.
Tom Wolf: Support a Pennsylvania DREAM Act.
Ken Krawchuk: Oppose affirmative action.
John Fetterman: Raise minimum wage to $15 per hour.
Tom Wolf: Raised minimum wage from $7 to $10 per hour.
Tom Wolf: Increase minimum wage to $10.10 and index it to inflation.
Principles & Values|
Ken Krawchuk: God by any name should not be government supported.
John Fetterman: Beat establishment incumbent as Bernie Sanders progressive.
Scott Wagner: Pastors call on Wagner to apologize to Jewish philanthropist.
Lou Barletta: Supports safety net of Social Security and Medicare.
Ken Krawchuk: Privatize Social Security.
Allyson Schwartz: No further reductions in the public pension benefits.
Katie McGinty: No further reductions in the public pension benefits.
Tom Wolf: Maintain defined benefit for public pensions instead of 401k.
Allyson Schwartz: AdWatch: Trade benefit cuts for balancing budget.
Ken Krawchuk: Pledged to veto every tax increase.
Tom Wolf: Shift income tax burden to higher earners.
Lou Barletta: Spend on infrastructure before it costs more.