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)
| 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)
(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)
Charlie Crist: 2006: I'm pro-life; 2014: That was for Republicans.
Budget & Economy|
Carlos Lopez-Cantera: As Lt. Governor: focus on job creation and tax reduction.
Asa Hutchinson: AdWatch: Worked for lobbying firm after leaving Congress.
Mike Ross: AdWatch: Trillions of things in common with Pelosi & Obama.
Jeff Greene: Everyone knew housing crash was coming; Congress did nothing.
Charlie Crist: I support same-sex marriage.
Rick Scott: I support traditional marriage.
Andrew Gillum: 90% of businesses pay no corporate income tax, & too little.
Jeff Greene: Sold $21M of condos to CA dealer now facing charges.
Andrew Gillum: End punitive high-stakes testing regime.
Andrew Gillum: Debt-free college in exchange for 4 years' work in Florida.
Energy & Oil|
Andrew Gillum: Make Florida world leader in rooftop solar energy production.
Jeff Greene: Ban offshore oil drilling.
Andrew Gillum: Properly fund Florida Forever and Everglades restorations.
John Roberts: Allow development despite local endangered species.
Ajamu Baraka: Served on Amnesty International board & human rights groups.
Carlos Lopez-Cantera: Defend democracy in Cuba, Venezuela, & Israel.
Carlos Curbelo: Cuba & Iran: no unearned concessions to cruel dictatorships.
Jeb Bush: We are leader among equals in community of nations.
Jeb Bush: Words matter: presidents should mean it when they say it.
Jeff Greene: 2007: Visited Cuba to repair yacht & support synagogues.
Bill Nelson: Russians penetrating our elections, but details classified.
Kendrick Meek: Sought earmarks for blighted area which benefited a donor.
Kendrick Meek: Drafted 70 bills in Congress; some got merged into law.
Charlie Crist: 2007 & 2010: opposed ObamaCare; now supports fixing it.
Joe Biden: Bring in asylum seekers & DREAMers AND secure border.
Carlos Curbelo: Modernize legal immigration: no official English.
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: GOP offers Hispanic immigrants opportunities like mine.
Rick Scott: Opposed increasing the minimum wage.
Rick Scott: FactCheck: Yes, unemployment up; but stimulus has helped.
John Roberts: Union activists can organize outside of employment place.
Principles & Values|
Rick Scott: FanGate: Refused to debate if opponent allowed to use a fan.
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: Obama promises sound good but won't solve nation's problems.
Charles Melancon: Ran based on Vitter's integrity issue from call-girl scandal.
Bob Graham: Withdraws from Presidential race, and Senate race.
Philip Levine: Level the playing field; rich will pay their fair share.
Andrew Gillum: Greater emphasis on light rail and mass transit.
John Roberts: Cannot subpoena individualís computer records.
War & Peace|
Scott McAdams: Define mission before sending troops to war.
Ron Klein: Strategic timetable for withdrawal but no specific timetable.
Welfare & Poverty|
Andrew Gillum: Address income inequality; remake an innovation economy.
Adam Putnam: Weeding out fraudulent charities.
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: Focus on opportunity gap instead of income-inequality gap.