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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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Media coverage of UT political races in The Salt Lake Tribune

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    Excerpts from news/opinion website Politico.com:
  • 2024_UT_Gov: "Utah bill would grant some offenders access to guns after 3 years", by Kolbie Peterson, Feb. 24, 2023, (Link)
  • Salt Lake Tribune, "Utah Legislature overrides Gov. Cox's veto of transgender athletes sports ban," by Kim Bojorquez and Bryan Schott, March 25, 2022, (Link)
  • The Salt Lake Tribune, "Utah Gov. Cox denounces voting misinformation during Politico summit in Washington," by Kim Bojorquez, Jan. 28, 2022, (Link)
  • The Salt Lake Tribune , "Democrats need to rally around Kael Weston in Utah's Senate race," by Caralee Woods, Jan. 13, 2022
  • Salt Lake Tribune, "'Equity' isn't a dirty word to Gov. Spencer Cox. But is it a priority?," by Bethany Rodgers, Jan. 3, 2022, (Link)
  • 2024_UT_Gov: Salt Lake Tribune, "President Donald Trump pardons Utah Rep. Phil Lyman and Weldon Angelos," by Bryan Schott and Dan Harrie, Dec. 22, 2020, (Link)
  • 2020-UT-Gov: "Most of Utah's candidates for governor believe humans are changing the climate," by Bethany Rodgers, 4/18/20
  • 2022_UT_Senate: "Eight is enough for this Ogden couple, and six of their kids are younger than 2 years old," by Sahalie Donaldson, June 19, 2019
  • 2024_UT_Gov: Salt Lake Tribune, "LDS Church calls on Legislature to legalize medical pot this year--a move that some suspect is aimed at defeating ballot measure," by Lee Davidson, Sep. 17, 2018, (Link)
  • 2018-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on 2018 Utah Senate race, 8/3/2018
  • 2018-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on Jenny Wilson vs Orrin Hatch, 12/21/2017
  • 2016-UT_Gov: Salt Lake Tribune on 2016 Utah Gubernatorial race, 3/1/2016
  • 2016-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on 2016 Utah Senate race, 9/26/2015
  • 2016-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on 2016 Utah Senate race, 8/17/2015
  • 2016-UT_Gov: Salt Lake Tribune on 2016 Utah gubernatorial race, 6/19/2015
  • 2016-UT_Gov: Salt Lake Tribune OpEd by 2016 Utah gubernatorial candidate, 2/1/2015
  • Background: Salt Lake Tribune, "Marriage & Utah laws" citing ACLU, 12/20/2013
  • 2018-UT_Senate: David Montero in Salt Lake Tribune, 11/28/2012
  • 2012-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on Orrin Hatch and Scott Howell, 10/17/2012
  • 2012-House: Robert Gehrke in Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), "Million/billion", 9/6/2012
  • 2012-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on 2012 Utah Senate debates, 6/16/2012
  • 2012-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune on 2012 Utah Senate debate, 4/12/2012
  • SCOTUS: Mark Sherman, Associated Press in Salt Lake Tribune, 11/26/2011
  • 2012-Pres: Robert Gehrke in The Salt Lake Tribune, 5/11/2011
  • 2010-UT_Senate: Salt Lake Tribune coverage of Mike Lee vs Sam Granato, 9/17/2010
  • 2010-UT_Senate: Thomas Burr in Salt Lake Tribune on Harry Reid & Tom Daschle, 8/24/2010
  • 2012-Pres: Salt Lake Tribune, "Rocky Anderson's Speech", 7/28/2006
  • 2012-Pres: The Salt Lake Tribune, "Huntsman appears in climate ad", 11/16/2007
  • 2012-Pres: The Salt Lake Tribune, pp. C-3, "Same-sex benefits", 11/2/2005

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Jenny Wilson: Opposes requiring a 72-hour waiting period for abortions.
    Jonathan Swinton: I don't want federal funds to pay for abortions.
Budget & Economy
    Jonathan Johnson: Kept $11M in gold coins in case of financial crisis.
    Mia Love: Cut federal programs by more than $750 billion.
Civil Rights
    ACLU: Gay marriage bans deny rights to loving & committed couples.
    Jenny Wilson: Fight to get same-sex benefits.
    Jon Huntsman: Supports civil unions and other rights for same-sex couples.
    Mike Lee: Ground Zero mosque is a poke in the eye to victims.
    Mike Lee: Ground Zero mosque is a poke in the eye to victims.
    Rocky Anderson: Extend city health benefits to unmarried same-sex partners.
    Sam Granato: Ground Zero mosque is about freedom of religion.
    Spencer Cox: He promoted equity, diversity across state agencies.
    Brian King: Gender/sexual orientation not simply black and white.
    Jenny Wilson: Tax cut: Xmas present to corporations; lump of coal for poor.
    Greg Hughes: Round up offenders and offer jail or treatment.
    Phil Lyman: Pardoned by President Trump after conviction for ATV protest.
    Brian King: Supports crafting a good medical marijuana statute.
    Gary Herbert: Collaborate to rewrite No Child Left Behind.
    Mia Love: Disbanding the federal Department of Education.
    Vaughn Cook: Boost school funding & reduce class size.
Energy & Oil
    Harry Reid: More energy efficiency, no drilling in ANWR.
    Jon Huntsman: Congress should cap greenhouse-gas pollution.
    Jon Huntsman: Growing concern over environmental impacts of coal.
    Vaughn Cook: Tougher pollution-control mandates to improve air quality.
Government Reform
    Jonathan Swinton: Term limits for members of Congress.
    Mike Lee: Reclaim right to constitutionally limited government.
    Pete Ashdown: Refuses any money from political action committees.
    Spencer Cox: Electing, rather than appointing, judges a "terrible idea".
    Spencer Cox: False choice to secure elections by making it harder to vote.
Gun Control
    Phil Lyman: Give nonviolent offenders access to guns after three years.
Health Care
    Dan Liljenquist: No 5-year wait for child health insurance for immigrants.
    Elena Kagan: Helped plan legal defense of ObamaCare.
    Jenny Wilson: Keep ObamaCare individual insurance mandate.
    Vaughn Cook: Expand Medicaid programs covering the poor.
Homeland Security
    Mia Love: Cut $758B from federal budget but don't touch defense.
    Sam Granato: Repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"; an affront to gay soldiers.
    Jenny Wilson: It's not chain migration; it's family-based immigration.
    Jonathan Johnson: Support Immigration Innovation Act: more H1B visas.
    Mike Lee: Enforce job laws and illegal immigrants will go home.
    Orrin Hatch: Introduced bipartisan DREAM Act.
    Rocky Anderson: We need major overhaul of our immigration laws.
    Sam Granato: Don't rip apart families; support the DREAM Act.
    Spencer Cox: Angry about children separated from families at border.
    Vaughn Cook: Raise Utah's minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Allen Glines: Parents of eight children, four of them quadruplets.
    Orrin Hatch: 1976: What do you call 2-term incumbents? Call him home!
    Orrin Hatch: I'm running to help Mitt Romney and to be Committee Chairman.
    Pete Ashdown: Dems should be bold and different, not Republican light.
    Sam Granato: Utahns choice is mainstream candidate vs. extreme candidate.
    Scott Howell: I learned bipartisanship as minority party in state Senate.
    Spencer Cox: Coronavirus: Debunk rumors; don't share untrue stories.
    Tom Daschle: Shift away from Bush priorities will follow shift in Senate.
Social Security
    Evan McMullin: Favors cuts, means testing, raising retirement age.
    Mike Lee: Raise the retirement age to save Social Security.
    Sam Granato: Keep the retirement age but protect Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Jeff Burningham: Before we modernize tax code, we need to review spending.
    Jenny Wilson: Reform tax code to narrow income gap, not benefit top 1%.
    Orrin Hatch: You can't argue with math: tax cuts for vast majority.

The above quotations are from Media coverage of UT political races in The Salt Lake Tribune.

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