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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)

Book Reviews

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Winners and Losers
Gubernatorial candidates from Michigan



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    from Past and present Governor candidates from Michigan (number of quotes indicated):
  • Abdul El-Sayed (24) Michigan Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Bill Schuette (21) Michigan Republican candidate for governor of Michigan
  • Gretchen Whitmer (15) Michigan Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Mark Schauer (6) Michigan Democratic Challenger for Governor
  • Rick Snyder (20) Michigan Republican Governor
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Bill Schuette: Supports the rights of the unborn.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Support pro-choice, Planned Parenthood.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Support Planned Parenthood.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Will stop anti-choice legislation.
    Gretchen Whitmer: No insurance riders to get an abortion covered.
    Rick Snyder: Vetoed total abortion ban; signed abortion restrictions.
    Rick Snyder: Signed partial-birth abortion ban into law.
Budget & Economy
    Bill Schuette: Make better jobs cutting taxes, regulations and wastefulness.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Most important metric is rising family income.
Civil Rights
    Bill Schuette: Include LGBT gender identity in laws against discrimination.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Equal pay, more opportunity, for women.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Guarantee equal pay for equal work.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Expand civil rights laws.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Sensitive to women's rights and transgender people's rights.
Corporations
    Gretchen Whitmer: Government can help small business thrive.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Shift tax burden to corporations.
    Mark Schauer: Build economy that works for everyone--not just the wealthy.
Crime
    Bill Schuette: History of getting justice for rape victims.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Move from prison to productive citizenship.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Cleaned up County Prosecutor office after a sex scandal.
    Mark Schauer: Restore funding for police & fire.
    Rick Snyder: Improve legal representation for poor.
    Rick Snyder: Collect prisoner DNA samples to help solve cold cases.
    Rick Snyder: Parole decisions by Dept. of Corrections, not Governor.
Drugs
    Bill Schuette: The opioid epidemic cannot be solved with just arresting.
    Abdul El-Sayed: End marijuana prohibition; tax it and regulate it.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Addicts need treatment, not punishment.
    Rick Snyder: Reduce supply, combating production of meth.
Education
    Bill Schuette: Give parents more choices for their kids' education.
    Bill Schuette: Advocate of partnerships between schools and companies.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Get profit motive out of public education.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Invest in education; hold charters accountable.
    Mark Schauer: OpEd: Schauer focused on wages and benefits of the teachers.
    Rick Snyder: Mandatory school choice for every school; remove boundaries.
Energy & Oil
    Bill Schuette: Joins lawsuit challenging Obama's Clean Power Plan.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Electric user fee raises $3.3B for clean energy in 15 years.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Green energy a priority.
Environment
    Bill Schuette: Charged 15 city and state officials for Flint water crisis.
    Bill Schuette: Opposing EPA regulations earns him polluter protector label.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Environmental policy based on science.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Advocate for environmental justice on lead exposure.
    Bill Schuette: Sue firms that caused Flint drinking water crisis.
    Rick Snyder: Voluntary pollution prevention program for farmers.
    Rick Snyder: Protect natural resources; user fees contribute $3B/year.
Families & Children
    Abdul El-Sayed: Invest in Detroit to keep millennials in Michigan.
Free Trade
    Abdul El-Sayed: Free trade deals favor elites over workers.
    Rick Snyder: Open new doors to global markets.
Government Reform
    Bill Schuette: Terminate government pensions for those caught embezzling.
    Bill Schuette: Wants tax returns released from all top elected officials.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Fundamental right to be heard at the ballot box.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Strict separation of church and state.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Promote universal voter access.
    Rick Snyder: Vetoed voter identification bill.
Gun Control
    Bill Schuette: Proud protector of the 2nd Amendment, NRA rates him "A".
    Abdul El-Sayed: No gun possession for convicted domestic abusers.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Take on the corporate gun lobby; enough is enough.
Health Care
    Bill Schuette: End Medicaid expansion and put in work requirement.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Supports universal healthcare.
    Gretchen Whitmer: Support Medicaid expansion.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Public health suffers when you run government as a business.
Homeland Security
    Bill Schuette: Provided two new legal resources for all members of military.
    Mark Schauer: Ensure veterans have access to the benefits they've earned.
Immigration
    Abdul El-Sayed: Support pathway to citizenship.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Biracial families like mine inspire more diverse government.
    Abdul El-Sayed: People who look like me are not sitting on the sidelines.
    Bill Schuette: It isn't a ban on Muslims; Trump puts security first.
    Rick Snyder: 50,000 skilled worker visas to repopulate Detroit.
Jobs
    Abdul El-Sayed: Raise minimum wage; support unions.
    Mark Schauer: Opposes right-to-work law; protested on Capitol lawn.
    Rick Snyder: Quietly signed law making Michigan a right-to-work state.
    Rick Snyder: Extend unemployment benefits; plan for future.
Local Issues
    Rick Snyder: Detroit bankruptcy is an opportunity to stabilize Detroit.
Principles & Values
    Bill Schuette: Served 3 terms in Congress & then as state Attorney General.
Social Security
    Rick Snyder: Maintain generous pension benefits for existing retirees.
Tax Reform
    Bill Schuette: Signed pledge to oppose any tax increase.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Limit tax foreclosures for over-assessed Detroit properties.
    Rick Snyder: Simplify the tax code; end job-killing Business Tax.
Technology
    Abdul El-Sayed: We need $4B per year for Pure Michigan Infrastructure Bank.
    Bill Schuette: Invest in infrastructure but vows to lower taxes.
    Gretchen Whitmer: We need $3B per year for inadequate infrastructure.
    Mark Schauer: Restore tax incentives for high-tech businesses.
    Rick Snyder: Take leadership role in cyber defense and development.
    Rick Snyder: Census figures reinforce need for aggressive administration.
Welfare & Poverty
    Bill Schuette: Welfare must balance hand up aid with helping able find work.
    Abdul El-Sayed: Economic well-being means helping those less privileged.
    Rick Snyder: No welfare benefits for people with felony warrants.


The above quotations are from Winners and Losers
Gubernatorial candidates from Michigan.

Gubernatorial winners and losers in each state:

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Senatorial winners and losers in each state:

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U.S. House of Representatives winners and losers in each state:

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