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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)

Book Reviews

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2022 Georgia Gubernatorial race: debates and news coverage

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    from 2022 GA Governor's race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Brian Kemp (7) Georgia Republican candidate for Governor
  • Stacey Abrams (14) Georgia Democratic nominee for Georgia Governor
  • Vernon Jones (11) Georgia Republican challenger for Governor
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    2022 Georgia Gubernatorial debates and race coverage:
  • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Doraville temporarily nips medical marijuana dispensaries in the bud," by Zachary Hansen, Oct 14, 2021
  • WSB-TV-2-Atlanta, "Jackson County plant plans to hire thousands after multibillion dollar state investment," by Justin Farmer, September 02, 2021
  • NewsOne, "5 Times Georgia Governor Brian Kemp Failed Georgians," by Anoa Changa, July 11, 2021
  • CBS News, "Georgia GOP Governor Brian Kemp faces primary challenge from former Democrat," by Adam Brewster, April 16, 2021
  • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, "Former Democratic lawmaker Vernon Jones challenges Kemp in GOP primary," by Greg Bluestein, April 16, 2021
  • Yahoo.com, "Vernon Jones says Black Dems would blindly vote for ex-KKK leader David Duke," by D.L. Chandler, April 9, 2021
  • Fox News: "I am a lifelong Democrat who is joining the Republican Party. Here's why," by Vernon Jones, January 8, 2021
  • CNN State of the Union Interview of Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams, January 03, 2021
  • ABC This Week interview of Stacey Abrams, December 27, 2020
  • The Daily Beast: "Stacey Abrams Will Run for Governor Again, Allies Say," by Hanna Trudo, Nov. 12, 2020
  • The Red & Black, "Gov. Brian Kemp discusses upcoming election with UGA College Republicans," by Emily Garcia, Oct 22, 2020
  • The Atlanta Journal-Constitution "All about Vernon Jones," Aug. 23, 2020
  • Valdosta Today, "Hate crime amendment presented by GA representative," June 9, 2020
  • NBC News, Meet the Press interview of Gretchen Whitmer, April 19, 2020
  • National Press Club Luncheon with Stacey Abrams, November 15, 2019
  • Global Atlanta, "Georgia Aims to Make a Splash as Kemp Travels in Korea," by Trevor Williams, June 25, 2019
  • Council on Foreign Relations: "A Conversation with Stacey Abrams," May 10, 2019
  • NBC News, "Georgia's Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signs early abortion ban," by Associated Press, May 7, 2019
  • Democracy Now: "Stacey Abrams: We Have to Work Harder Than Those Who Would Suppress the Vote", January 31, 2019
  • (More race coverage soon in the coming months...)

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Vernon Jones: Opposed anti-abortion "heartbeat" bill enacted in Georgia.
    Brian Kemp: Signed fetal heartbeat bill, tax deductions for fetuses.
Civil Rights
    Vernon Jones: Lawsuit: he wanted a "darker administration" as county CEO.
    Stacey Abrams: Voter suppression is an existential crisis in the US.
    Vernon Jones: I cannot stand for the defunding of the police.
    Vernon Jones: Make attacks for party affiliation or ideology a hate crime.
    Brian Kemp: Signed Hope Act: allows for medicinal oils with up to 5% THC.
    Stacey Abrams: For medical marijuana; open to legalizing recreational use.
    Brian Kemp: Asked Georgia Board of Ed. to denounce critical race theory.
    Vernon Jones: School choice: why can't the money follow the child?
Energy & Oil
    Brian Kemp: State invested in South Korean electric car battery company.
    Brian Kemp: Radical Democrats push things like "the new green deal".
Families & Children
    Vernon Jones: 1998: outlaw selling music with explicit lyrics to minors.
Foreign Policy
    Stacey Abrams: We've returned to isolationism, driven by fear-mongering.
    Stacey Abrams: Our moral credibility in the world has been diminished.
    Stacey Abrams: Representation matters in our foreign service.
    Stacey Abrams: Concerned China building infrastructure, relationships.
Free Trade
    Brian Kemp: Travelled to South Korea to expand trade with Georgia.
    Stacey Abrams: Trade policy should not be based on brinksmanship.
Government Reform
    Stacey Abrams: Ensure everyone trusts the system, and it's worthy of that.
    Stacey Abrams: Only obligation we have is make sure every vote is counted.
    Stacey Abrams: You don't win county by county; you win person by person.
    Stacey Abrams: Fair Fight Georgia helped Biden and Democratic Senate.
Gun Control
    Vernon Jones: Supports the NRA; received campaign donation in 2016.
    Vernon Jones: Co-sponsored bill to crack down on illegal immigrants.
    Vernon Jones: Opportunity for all rather than increase the minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Vernon Jones: Black voters would vote for David Duke if a Democrat.
    Brian Kemp: We're in a real fight right now to make America great again.
    Stacey Abrams: Prefers organizing systems for change to legislating.
Tax Reform
    Vernon Jones: 2007: Backed a flat tax proposal as "fair tax".
War & Peace
    Stacey Abrams: US should be judicious & careful with our use of military.
Welfare & Poverty
    Stacey Abrams: Reducing the top not enough on income inequality.

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  • Brian Kemp Georgia Republican candidate for Governor
  • Stacey Abrams Georgia Democratic nominee for Georgia Governor
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The above quotations are from 2022 Georgia Gubernatorial race: debates and news coverage. Next election in 2022; contenders:
GA 2022 Gubernatorial debate: Incumbent Brian Kemp(R)
vs.Minority Leader Stacey Abrams(D)
vs.Senate candidate Shane Hazel(L)
vs.State Rep.Vernon Jones(R)
vs.2020 candidate Kandiss Taylor(R)
Past gubernatorial races:
2018 Georgia gubernatorial debate,
Brian Kemp (R)
Casey Cagle (R)
Hunter Hill (R)
Stacey Abrams (D)
Former gubernatorial races:
2014 Georgia gubernatorial debate
Former challengers:
Jason Carter(D,2012) Andrew Hunt (L,2012)

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