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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
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)
Becoming,
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)

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Speeches at Democratic National Convention, Aug. 26th-Aug. 28th, 2008


 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Tom Udall: GOP economics means record gas prices & record deficit.
Civil Rights
    Barack Obama: Keep the promise of equal pay for an equal day’s work.
Education
    Barack Obama: Invest in early childhood education and higher education.
Energy & Oil
    Barack Obama: Drilling is a stop-gap measure, not a long-term solution.
    Al Gore: We have the energy solution to solve the climate crisis.
    Al Gore: McCain has abandoned his support of pollution caps.
Families & Children
    Barack Obama: Help families with paid sick days and better family leave.
Foreign Policy
    Joe Biden: The US is less secure and more isolated in recent history.
    Joe Biden: Even Bush recognizes we should talk to Iran.
Government Reform
    Barack Obama: Eliminate government programs that no longer work.
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Ban insurance companies from discriminating against the sick.
    Ted Kennedy: Quality health care is a fundamental right, not a privilege.
Jobs
    Mark Warner: Bring high-tech, well-paying jobs to small towns.
Principles & Values
    Barack Obama: We’re more decent & compassionate than last 8 years.
    Barack Obama: Ordinary people found the courage to keep the promise alive.
    Barack Obama: The Ownership Society really means “you’re on your own”.
    Barack Obama: Measure progress by observing how ordinary people are doing.
    Barack Obama: Our government must keep the promise of America.
    Barack Obama: Fulfilling America’s promise means individual participation.
    Barack Obama: To John McCain: We all put our country first.
    Barack Obama: The Republicans make a big election about small things.
    Barack Obama: The American promise is our greatest inheritance.
    Barack Obama: The destiny of all Americans is inextricably linked.
    Hillary Clinton: Confidence and optimism enable us to meet our challenges.
    Hillary Clinton: McCain and Bush are awfully hard to tell apart these days.
    Hillary Clinton: Have faith in God, in our country, and in each other.
    Joe Biden: Failure is at times inevitable but giving up is unforgivable.
    Joe Biden: Everyone is your equal, and everyone is equal to you.
    Joe Biden: We need a wise leader like Obama, not just a good soldier.
    Joe Biden: We should embrace change just like the previous generations.
    Bill Clinton: Rebuild the American dream and restore American leadership.
    Mark Warner: It’s “the future v. the past” not “liberal v. conservative”.
    Ted Kennedy: Work begins anew; hope rises again; and the dream lives on.
    Jeff Merkley: Change direction and put America back on track.
Tax Reform
    Barack Obama: Tax cut for 95% of all working families, not corporations.
War & Peace
    Barack Obama: McCain says he’d follow Laden to hell; but not to his cave?
    Barack Obama: You don’t defeat a terrorist network by occupying Iraq.
    Barack Obama: I will only send our troops into harm’s way when necessary.
    Joe Biden: Al-Qaeda & the Taliban have regrouped due to Bush’s neglect.
Welfare & Poverty
    Bill Clinton: American workers are working harder for less.


The above quotations are from Speeches at Democratic National Convention, Aug. 26th-Aug. 28th, 2008.


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