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)
Associated Press policy Question and Answer (written responses to periodic questions)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Joseph Lieberman: Day 1: Repeal the Bush restrictions on stem cell research.
Al Sharpton: Flag burning is distasteful, but itís free expression.
Howard Dean: Donít amend the First Amendment to prohibit flag-burning.
John Edwards: Flag burning is despicable, but not a constitutional issue.
John Kerry: Flag burning is displeasing, but itís free expression.
Joseph Lieberman: Flag burning is abhorrent, but not a constitutional issue.
Wesley Clark: Narrowly protect the American flag.
Al Sharpton: Opposed to death penalty under any circumstances.
Dennis Kucinich: Ban the death penalty-98% of those convicted are poor.
Howard Dean: Death penalty for extreme crimes, but applied fairly.
John Edwards: Death penalty for heinous crimes, but applied fairly.
John Kerry: Moratorium on federal executions-only exception is terrorism.
Joseph Lieberman: Death penalty for egregious crimes, but applied fairly.
Wesley Clark: Death penalty for heinous crimes, but apply with safeguards.
Al Sharpton: Vouchers are a gradual step toward privatization.
Dennis Kucinich: Vouchers divert public money away from public schools.
Howard Dean: Vouchers undermine public education.
John Edwards: Private school vouchers drain resources from public schools.
John Kerry: Vouchers drain resources from public schools.
Joseph Lieberman: Supports vouchers that donít take money from public schools.
Wesley Clark: Oppose vouchers and all measures that weaken public schools.
Energy & Oil|
Al Sharpton: Raise CAFE standard from 27.5 mpg to 33, and 25 for SUVs.
Dennis Kucinich: Raise CAFE standard from 27.5 mpg to 45, and 40 for SUVs.
Howard Dean: Raise CAFE standard from 27.5 mpg to 37.5, including SUVs.
John Edwards: Supports real increases in CAFE standards.
John Kerry: Raise CAFE standard to 36 mpg by 2015.
Joseph Lieberman: Raise CAFE standard from 27.5 mpg to 40, including SUVs.
Wesley Clark: Raise CAFE standards after consulting with experts.
Howard Dean: Day 1: Visit international allies to undo damage.
Al Sharpton: Labor standards should not cost American workers jobs.
Dennis Kucinich: Free trade encourages privatization, so avoid it.
Howard Dean: Enforceable & enforced labor and environmental standards.
John Edwards: Require labor and environmental standards plus right-to-know.
John Kerry: All new trade must include labor and environmental standards.
Joseph Lieberman: Free AND fair trade, with labor and environmental standards.
Wesley Clark: Free AND fair trade, with labor and environmental standards.
John Edwards: Day 1: Order limits on lobbyists & special interests.
Al Sharpton: Avoid privatized health system.
Dennis Kucinich: Tax employers to pay for single-payer plan.
Howard Dean: Rx plan: govt. buying; reimportation; price competition.
John Edwards: Bushís Rx plan helps HMOs-help seniors instead.
John Kerry: Day 1: Make health care a right, not a privilege.
John Kerry: Donít push seniors into HMOs; change Bush Rx plan.
Joseph Lieberman: Universal benefit to all seniors-no $12B for HMOs.
Wesley Clark: Bushís Rx plan helps HMOs-help seniors instead.
Al Sharpton: Relax Mexican border to match Canadian border.
Dennis Kucinich: Roadmap to citizenship for immigrants.
Howard Dean: Earned legalization for undocumented immigrants.
John Edwards: Roadmap to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.
John Kerry: Earned legalization for undocumented immigrants.
Joseph Lieberman: One-time earned legalization for undocumented immigrants.
Wesley Clark: Tighten borders post-9/11, but allow earned citizenship.
Al Sharpton: Raise minimum wage to at least $7.15.
Dennis Kucinich: Raise minimum wage to over $8.50.
Howard Dean: Raise minimum wage to $7.00.
John Edwards: Raise minimum wage to at least $6.65.
John Kerry: Raise minimum wage to $6.65 by next year, then higher.
Joseph Lieberman: Raise minimum wage to $7.00.
Wesley Clark: Raise minimum wage in steps to $7.00.
Principles & Values|
Dennis Kucinich: Day 1: Pull out of Iraq, NAFTA, and the WTO.
Wesley Clark: Day 1: Implementation five-point Turnaround Plan for America.
Dennis Kucinich: Keep child tax credit, and extend it to more families.
Howard Dean: End corporate welfare, close loopholes, pay fair share.
John Edwards: New tax cuts to 95% of Americans.
John Kerry: Keep child tax credit, and new 10% tax bracket.
Joseph Lieberman: New tax cuts to 95% of taxpayers.
Wesley Clark: Eliminate income tax for families earning under $50,000.
War & Peace|
Al Sharpton: Day 1: Bring the troops home.
The above quotations are from Associated Press policy Question and Answer (written responses to periodic questions).