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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)

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2022 California Senate race: debates and news coverage

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    from 2022 CA Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Alex Padilla (18) Democratic Appointee California
  • Xavier Becerra (1) California Nominee for Attorney General
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    2022 California Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Orange County Spectrum News-1, "Republicans try their luck with California elections lawsuit," by William D'Urso, Jun. 08, 2021
  • Politico e-zine, "Alex Padilla would bring election security chops to the Senate," by Eric Geller, 12/07/2020
  • Sacramento Bee, "California tax dollars must not fund Padilla's illegal contract with partisan firm," by Patricia Bates & Jim Nielsen, December 03, 2020
  • Politico e-zine, "California secretary of state slams Trump tweets on mail voting," by Carla Marinucci, 05/20/2020
  • KCET San Bernadino, "Alex Padilla: From Engineer's Road to Politician's Path," by Pilar Marrero, Oct. 21, 2020
  • KQED San Francisco 88.5 FM, "Some Wonder If California's Election Chief Is Too Partisan," by Scott Shafer, Oct 12, 2020
  • San Diego Union Tribune, "Vote yes on Prop. 18 to engage, energize and empower the next generation of voters," by Alex Padilla, Sep. 17, 2020
  • Los Angeles Times, "California congressional candidate slams Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion's 'WAP'," by August Brown, Aug. 7, 2020
  • San Jose Inside, "Secretary of State Alex Padilla Slams Santa Clara's Measure C," by Jennifer Wadsworth, February 20, 2020
  • Orange County Register, "Top California Republican Senate finisher enters 2020 House race against Rouda," by Jordan Graham, February 20, 2019

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Alex Padilla: Expanded after school programs; reduced class sizes.
Energy & Oil
    Alex Padilla: Got state agency to increase use of renewable energy.
    Alex Padilla: 2006: for solar power, modernizing electrical grid.
Government Reform
    Alex Padilla: Implemented same-day voter registration.
    Alex Padilla: Gave voter outreach money to consulting firm, not counties.
    Alex Padilla: Has focused on lowering barriers to voting.
    Alex Padilla: Supported allowing let 17-year-olds vote in primaries.
    Alex Padilla: Reducing city council districts an assault on voting rights.
    Alex Padilla: Vote by mail works in blue states and red states.
Gun Control
    Alex Padilla: 2006: Stopped felons from possessing body armor.
Health Care
    Alex Padilla: 2006: Fought for universal health care.
    Xavier Becerra: 133M people with pre-existing conditions rely on ObamaCare.
    Alex Padilla: Battle over Prop. 187 led to involvement in politics.
Principles & Values
    Alex Padilla: Son of Mexican immigrants; taught him value of education.
    Alex Padilla: Became a teenage activist on crime, environmental racism.
    Alex Padilla: Dedicated to having as an inclusive democracy as possible.
    Alex Padilla: Bill created statewide Earthquake Early Warning System.
    Alex Padilla: Election security is ongoing effort, not once a generation.
    Alex Padilla: States run elections, Feds can standardize administration.

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