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)
Lou Correa: Rated 71% by Planned Parenthood; moderately pro-choice.
Ro Khanna: All women should have access to birth control and abortion.
Ted Lieu: 100% ratings from pro-choice groups.
Steve Knight: Human life begins at conception.
Budget & Economy|
Ro Khanna: Entrepreneurial Nation: programs to grow businesses.
Pete Aguilar: Build economy that's fair to middle-class & small business.
Mimi Walters: $17T debt is unsustainable; scale back government.
Norma Torres: $2 billion in federal funds: Keep Your Home California.
Steve Knight: Free enterprise instead of assuring livable income.
Ro Khanna: Ensure full equality for LGBTQ Americans.
Ted Lieu: Overturn the federal ban on same-sex marriage.
Ted Lieu: Strengthen equal pay laws & diversity.
Steve Knight: Marriage is a union of one man and one woman.
Ro Khanna: Flexibility on R&D taxes & startup businesses.
Norma Torres: Work with the community to combat crime.
Ed Perlmutter: Sponsored bill for pot business bank access.
Ro Khanna: More funding for K-12, pre-K, STEM & STEAM.
Ro Khanna: More federal grants & more local students for UC.
Salud Carbajal: Lower interest rates for government-backed student loans.
Pete Aguilar: Improve public education at all levels.
Energy & Oil|
Ro Khanna: Environmental threat means opportunities for green energy.
Ro Khanna: Expand tax credits for solar power & plug-in hybrids.
Salud Carbajal: Tackle carbon pollution as strategy to combat climate change.
Pete Aguilar: Encourage green building and climate-friendly purchasing.
Mimi Walters: Support new domestic oil and natural gas, including Keystone.
Ted Lieu: Reduce greenhouse gas emissions; end fracking.
Steve Knight: No opinion on federally subsidizing wind & solar.
Ro Khanna: Promote open space and sustainable agriculture.
Salud Carbajal: Preserve huge open spaces for future generations to enjoy.
Pete Aguilar: Fight for more sustainable development.
Ted Lieu: Expand resources for water recycling.
Mimi Walters: US directly benefits from military aid to Israel.
Ro Khanna: Trade agreements fair to U.S. workers & environment.
Lou Correa: Use double postage to ensure absentee vote is counted.
Ro Khanna: Push back on Citizens United with online campaign disclosure.
Steve Knight: Require photo ID for voting.
Salud Carbajal: Keep guns away from those who pose a danger.
Steve Knight: Additional restrictive gun control laws are unneeded.
Ro Khanna: ACA is a good start; improve ObamaCare.
Mimi Walters: ObamaCare is a takeover of our health care system.
Ted Lieu: No vouchers for Medicare; healthcare is a right.
Steve Knight: Repeal ObamaCare.
Ro Khanna: Right to be free from warrantless metadata collection.
Ro Khanna: Expand support for service members & their family members.
Salud Carbajal: Make sure veterans receive the support they need.
Pete Aguilar: Increase job training for returning veterans.
Mimi Walters: Fight to ensure veterans receive benefits.
Ted Lieu: Condemn the NSA's unconstitutional phone spying.
Ted Lieu: Active duty Air Force for 4 years & reserves for 14 years.
Steve Knight: Maintain a numerically superior nuclear arsenal.
Ro Khanna: Give DREAMers a pathway to citizenship.
Pete Aguilar: We need comprehensive immigration reform.
Mimi Walters: Border security is broken; but we need guest workers.
Steve Knight: Protect the border and prevent illegal entry.
Ro Khanna: Make it easier to file equal-pay lawsuits.
Ro Khanna: Raise the minimum wage to $15.
Salud Carbajal: Raise minimum wage, so full time work is not poverty.
Ted Lieu: Focus on job creation & raising the minimum wage.
Principles & Values|
Norma Torres: Elected to City Council, State Assembly, and State Senator.
Steve Knight: Judeo-Christian framework is moral; Shariah is a threat.
Ro Khanna: Protect the retirement age; apply COLA increases.
Ro Khanna: Scrap the cap: same rate for earnings over $250K.
Salud Carbajal: Strongly oppose privatizing Social Security or Medicare.
Pete Aguilar: Fight tooth and nail to protect instead of privatize.
Mimi Walters: Keep our promise to America's seniors.
Ted Lieu: No privatization; no chained CPI; raise payroll cap.
Ro Khanna: Rewrite antiquated tax code that stacks the deck.
Ro Khanna: Our tax policy benefits the top 1% of Americans.
Mimi Walters: Fight to reduce taxes & reckless spending.
Ro Khanna: $900M to extend BART to Silicon Valley.
Ted Lieu: Expand investment in R&D plus transportation infrastructure.
War & Peace|
Mimi Walters: Thwart Iran's support of terrorism, and nuclear enrichment.
Ted Lieu: Diplomacy with Iran ok, but it must never be based on trust.