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Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney

(click a book cover for excerpts and a review or other books by or about the presidency from

2008 Kentucky Senate Debate between Mitch McConnell & Bruce Lunsford

    Joint appearance between Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat Bruce Lunsford, at the state fair, August 21, 2008, rported in:
  • Joseph Gerth in Courier-Journal, "McConnell, Lunsford get personal"
  • Dylan Lovan, Associated Press in Forbes magazine, "Politicians discuss energy costs"
  • Ryan Alessi in Herald-Leader, "First Face-to-Face"
    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2008 Kentucky Senate Debate between Mitch McConnell & Bruce Lunsford (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bruce Lunsford (9)
  • Mitch McConnell (6)
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Energy & Oil
   Bruce Lunsford: Expand drilling; draw strategic reserve; plus alternatives.
   Mitch McConnell: Supports coal-to-liquid fuels, nuclear tech, & electric cars.
   Mitch McConnell: Has clout to implement GOP solutions for high gas prices.
   Bruce Lunsford: Double oil production by developing 70M federal acres.
   Bruce Lunsford: Worked on fatherís tobacco farm as a youngster.
   Bruce Lunsford: Bring together all parties to review mountaintop removal.
Free Trade
   Mitch McConnell: Trade agreements allow selling farm products abroad.
Health Care
   Bruce Lunsford: McConnell is bought and paid for by drug companies.
   Bruce Lunsford: Agrees with all issues that AFL-CIO has asked him to support.
Principles & Values
   Bruce Lunsford: McConnell enables Bush & squandered 24 years in Senate.
   Mitch McConnell: After 24 years, one of the two leaders in the US Senate.
   Mitch McConnell: Leadership has value; freshmen have little impact.
Tax Reform
   Bruce Lunsford: Eliminate the capital gains tax.
   Mitch McConnell: Resolve to lower capital gains taxes.
   Bruce Lunsford: Supports net neutrality; McConnell stalled it.

The above quotations are from 2008 Kentucky Senate Debate between Mitch McConnell & Bruce Lunsford.

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