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)
New Jersey Senate Virtual Debate - moderated by the Hall Institute, August to September 2006
Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
from New Jersey 2006 Senate Debate (number of quotes indicated):
- Robert Menendez (27)
- Thomas Kean Jr. (27)
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Robert Menendez: Judicial nominees must uphold Roe v. Wade.
Robert Menendez: Kean voted against stem-cell research six times; I didnít.
Thomas Kean Jr.: No litmus test for judicial nominees.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Menendez distorts my pro-stem-cell stance.
Robert Menendez: I support stem cell research 100%.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Opposed Bushís veto of federal stem cell legislation.
Robert Menendez: Support affirmative action in all government contracts.
Robert Menendez: Supports Amendment banning flag-burning, a uniting symbol.
Robert Menendez: Supports 1-man-1-woman marriage, but donít take away rights.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Support merit-based initiatives, not affirmative action.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Supports Amendment banning flag-burning, a sacred symbol.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Supports 1-man-1-woman marriage, but no Amendment.
Robert Menendez: Review current marijuana laws for cases of incurable disease.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Opposes marijuana legalization; prosecute drug crimes fully.
Robert Menendez: Democrats pushed college tuition tax deductions.
Robert Menendez: Reducing duplication is no solution for education problems.
Robert Menendez: Educational Savings Accounts are only for the wealthy.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Focus on reducing fraud and duplication in Pell Grants.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Supports Educational Savings Accounts for college.
Energy & Oil|
Robert Menendez: Past due time to ratify the Kyoto Protocol.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Reservations about Kyoto Protocol, but supports it locally.
Robert Menendez: Supports the Polluter Pays Principle.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Supported Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act.
Robert Menendez: International sanctions against nuclear program in Iran.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Be steadfast against nuclear proliferation in Iran.
Robert Menendez: Keep the Senate filibuster rules, to encourage debate.
Robert Menendez: Allow dual-office holding for politicians, if voters choose.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Keep the Senate filibuster rules, to encourage negotiation.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Disallow dual-office holding for politicians.
Robert Menendez: Additional controls on handguns and rifles.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Uphold our current firearm laws.
Robert Menendez: Additional taxes on wealthiest 1%, for medical coverage.
Thomas Kean Jr.: No additional taxes for medical coverage.
Robert Menendez: Shift from disease-based to prevention-based system.
Robert Menendez: Donít force choice of filling prescriptions or refrigerator.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Address Medicaid by cost containment & reducing fraud.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Medicare needs bipartisan independent reforms.
Robert Menendez: Combat terrorism within court oversight to protect rights.
Robert Menendez: Punish terrorists within Geneva Convention.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Surveillance of personal data ok to win War on Terror.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Respect Geneva Conv. but be flexible in prosecuting terror.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Deploy missile defense system against North Korean threat.
Robert Menendez: Enforcement-only means largest deportation in history.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Menendezí soft voting record on immigration is dangerous.
Robert Menendez: Opposes privatization and fought Bushís privatization scheme.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Opposes both privatization and raising seniorsí taxes.
Robert Menendez: Against privatization; but says Kean has voted for it.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Against privatization; but says Menendez has supported it.
Robert Menendez: Repealing the estate Tax only benefits the wealthiest 1%.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Repeal the unfair Death Tax & the Marriage Penalty Tax.
War & Peace|
Robert Menendez: Iraq is a war of choice; based on misleading & false threats.
Robert Menendez: Biggest mistake in Iraq was going there in the first place.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Weíve made mistakes in Iraq, but must complete our objective.
Thomas Kean Jr.: Canít cut-and-run in Iraq; thatís a declaration of defeat.
The above quotations are from New Jersey Senate Virtual Debate - moderated by the Hall Institute, August to September 2006.