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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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Keeping the Republic
Saving America by Trusting Americans
,
by Mitch Daniels



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Click here for 38 full quotes from Mitch Daniels in the book Keeping the Republic, by Gov. Mitch Daniels (R, IN).
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Declare truce on abortion Issue.
    A reliable advocate of right to life.
Budget & Economy
    Desperately alarmed about national spending.
    Spend less money than you take in.
    Downsize federal employment: freeze hiring & freeze pay.
    Reinstate impoundment: spend less than appropriated.
Civil Rights
    Traditional definition of marriage AND non-discrimination.
    Raised women and minority contracting in public positions.
Crime
    Privatize prison management.
Education
    Public schools' failure fault of NEA & AFT unions.
    NEA not entirely motivated by what's best for children.
    Pro school choice; pro charter schools; pro voucher.
    Pay students to leave high school early.
Energy & Oil
    Look to US sources of energy; we shoot ourselves in the foot.
    Some subsidies ok for renewable energy.
    Biofuels oversubsidized but should still be encouraged.
Environment
    Rename EPA as Employment Prevention Agency.
    Reduced air pollution in 23 non-compliant counties.
Government Reform
    Expansion of public power shrinks the citizen.
    Declare a multi-year moratorium on new rules of any kind.
Health Care
    HSAs work better than old-fashioned insurance plans.
    Obamacare is an existential fiscal crisis; it must be undone.
    Healthy Indiana: POWER = personal wellness & responsibility.
    Medicare 2.0 for the sickest, and for middle and low income.
Homeland Security
    WMD and National Debt, the two greatest dangers to America.
    Defense spending must be reviewed for budget cuts.
    Limit defense missions to the vital interests of our country.
    Rampant waste in defense spending.
Immigration
    Need more immigrants with brains or money to invest.
Social Security
    Means testing for Social Security.
    Raise the retirement age; replace COLA.
Tax Reform
    Solemn duty to spend wisely when taking from free citizens.
    Reform the income tax; raise tax rate if necessary.
Welfare & Poverty
    Reform the Safety Net; we're not "entitled" to anything.
    Replace welfare programs with negative income tax.


The above quotations are from Keeping the Republic
Saving America by Trusting Americans
,
by Mitch Daniels.

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