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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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Bloomberg.com and Bloomberg News political coverage

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    from Bloomberg.com (number of quotes indicated):
  • Alexi Giannoulias (1) 2010 Democratic Senate Challenger; currently State Treasurer Illinois
  • Amy McGrath (2) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Kentucky
  • Barack Obama (1) Democratic President (elected 2008)
  • Ben Carson (1) HUD Secretary
  • Beto O`Rourke (1) Texas Democratic candidate for Governor; U.S. Rep
  • Bill de Blasio (1) New York Democratic primary candidate and NYC mayor
  • Bill Frist (3) Republican
  • Cedric Richmond (1) Louisiana Public Liaison
  • Claudia Tenney (1) Republican U.S. Rep New York- 22
  • Deval Patrick (1) Massachusetts Democratic Governor
  • Donald Trump (3) Republican Presidential incumbent
  • Jeb Bush (1) Florida Former FL Governor; Republican Presidential candidate
  • Kamala Harris (1) California Democratic nominee for Vice President; California Senator
  • Lindsey Graham (1) South Carolina S.C. Senator; Republican Presidential candidate
  • Mark Kirk (1) Republican Jr Senator Illinois
  • Marty Walsh (1) Massachusetts Secretary of Labor
  • Mike Bloomberg (11) New York Mayor of NYC
  • Mitt Romney (2) Massachusetts Former GOP Governor (2003-2006); Pres. candidate (2008)
  • Rex Tillerson (2) Secretary of State 2017-2018
  • Rick Perry (4) Texas Former Secretary of Energy
  • Rob Portman (1) Republican 2016 Primary Challenger
  • Ron Wyden (1) Democratic Sr Senator Oregon
  • Rudy Giuliani (1) New York Former Mayor of NYC
  • Samuel Alito (1) Republican Appointee to Supreme Court
  • Scott Taylor (1) Republican 2020 Senate Challenger Virginia
  • Vladimir Putin (1) Russian Leader
  • Xi Jinping (3) President of China
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    Articles from Bloomberg News magazine:
  • Bloomberg News, "Xi's Biggest Wins and Losses After Nearly a Decade in Power," by James Mayger, November 10, 2021
  • Bloomberg Opinion, "Can China's Prosperity Promise Fix Real Problems?," by Clara Ferreira Marques, October 12, 2021
  • Bloomberg Politics on Biden Promises: "Republican Senators Urge Biden to End Trump-Initiated Trade War," by Laura Davison, July 1, 2021
  • On foreign influencers: "Russia Sends Navalny to Notorious Penal Camp Feared by Inmates," by Irina Reznik and Henry Meyer, February 28, 2021
  • (On DOL): "Biden Names Boston Mayor Walsh to Head Labor Department," by Benjamin Penn, Josh Eidelson, and Jennifer Epstein, January 7, 2021
  • On Confirmation Hearings: "Biden Administration Will Create Position to Reach Conservatives," by Jennifer Jacobs, December 7, 2020
  • Op-Ed, "If Trump Won't Lead the World, Others Must," by Michael R. Bloomberg, April 28, 2020
  • "Deval Patrick Tries to Cut into Biden's African-American Support," by Emma Kinery, 11-20-19
  • "Exxon's Former CEO Says Climate Change 'With Us Forever More'," by Erik Larson, 10/31/2019
  • "Harris Says Trump Threatens Social Security," by Sahil Kapur, July 16, 2019
  • "Beto O'Rourke Joins Calls for Wealth Tax to Avoid 'Kings and Queens'," by Emma Kinery, 3/22/2019
  • "Trump Seeks Huge Premium From Allies Hosting US Troops," by Nick Wadhams & Jennifer Jacobs, Mar.8, 2019
  • "Bill De Blasio Slams Amazon's 'Abuse of Corporate Power'," Christopher Condon & Ben Brody, 2/17/2019
  • (On Claudia Tenney): Ari Natter in Bloomberg News on 2017 LCV Enviro Scorecard, 2/27/2018
  • (On Scott Taylor): Ari Natter in Bloomberg News on 2017 LCV Enviro Scorecard, 2/27/2018
  • OpEd by Michael Bloomberg in Bloomberg News, "The Military Debate We Need," May 5, 2017
  • (On Jeb Bush): Mark Silva on Bloomberg News, "Bush calls for restoration", 11/27/2012
  • (On John F. Kennedy): Mike Di Paola on Bloomberg.com News, "JFK fought DDT", 9/18/2012
  • (On Mitt Romney & Rudy Giuliani): Bloomberg News report on 2007 GOP primary debate in Orlando, 10/21/2007
  • (On Mike Bloomberg): By Michael Bloomberg in Newsweek: “The Changing Gun Debate”, 4/30/2007
  • (On Bill Frist): Laura Litvan in Bloomberg News, 11/30/2006
  • (On Samuel Alito): Bloomberg News, “Vanguard Case”, 11/11/2005

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Amy McGrath: 100% pro-choice; it is a woman's right to choose.
    Bill Frist: Supports stem-cell research after initially opposing it.
Budget & Economy
    Xi Jinping: Less than 3% of world economy in 1977, more than 17% in 2020.
    Rick Perry: Regulate Wall Street, but Dodd-Frank kills community banks.
Civil Rights
    Deval Patrick: Reparations for slavery without reconciliation won't satisfy.
    Amy McGrath: Agrees with Supreme Court upholding same sex marriage.
    Bill de Blasio: Amazon exemplifies abuse of corporate power by leaving NYC.
    Mike Bloomberg: Business have big cash reserves & need no tax cuts.
    Mike Bloomberg: Reduce 35% corporate tax by eliminating loopholes.
    Rick Perry: Lowering corporate tax rate 10% increase wages by 10%.
    Vladimir Putin: Opposition leader sentenced to notorious penal camp.
    Mike Bloomberg: Help public schools with deductibility of local taxes.
    Jeb Bush: Restore schools via standards for teachers instead of tenure.
Energy & Oil
    Rex Tillerson: Climate change real; with us now & forever more.
    Rex Tillerson: Carbon tax best way to transition from fossil fuels.
    Claudia Tenney: Applauded decision to leave the Paris climate agreement.
    Scott Taylor: Applauded decision to leave the Paris climate agreement.
    Ben Carson: EPA must work with business; warming or cooling not relevant.
Families & Children
    Marty Walsh: Pushed for six weeks paid parental leave for city workers.
    Bill Frist: Damaged reputation by misdiagnosing Terri Schiavo by video.
Foreign Policy
    Mike Bloomberg: US should lead during global emergency; Trump has not.
Free Trade
    Donald Trump: FactCheck: NAFTA reduced U.S. jobs by 1%, not 30% or 50%.
    Rob Portman: Negotiated fast-track under Bush; but slowing it under Obama.
    Ron Wyden: Key supporter of fast-track trade-promotion authority.
Gun Control
    Rick Perry: Taking away guns is knee-jerk reaction to gun tragedies.
Health Care
    Mike Bloomberg: Individual mandate makes insurance affordable for all.
Homeland Security
    Xi Jinping: Supports party's goal of building a strong military.
    Lindsey Graham: Restore defense cuts made automatically by sequestration.
    Barack Obama: Reduce defense spending 1% in 2013; add 2% per year after.
    Donald Trump: One year in: only 200 feet of prototype order wall built.
    Mitt Romney: Poverty level of aspiring immigrant's nation is irrelevant.
Principles & Values
    Cedric Richmond: Goal is connections regardless of political affiliation.
    Rick Perry: Studied as veterinarian; organic chemistry made him a pilot.
    Alexi Giannoulias: Fallout from the April failure of his family's Broadway Bank.
    Mark Kirk: Forced to apologize for exaggerating his biography.
    Samuel Alito: Conflict-of-interest recusals only apply toinitial service.
Social Security
    Xi Jinping: Improve public services and pensions for older citizens.
    Kamala Harris: Trump deficits will endanger Social Security.
    Mike Bloomberg: Don't kick the can down the road with retirement funding.
    Mitt Romney: Favors private accounts; prepared to be entirely bold.
    Rudy Giuliani: Supports adding private accounts for Social Security.
Tax Reform
    Beto O`Rourke: Wealth tax would generate revenue for 'common benefit'.
    Mike Bloomberg: Tax cuts paying for themselves defies reality.
    Mike Bloomberg: GOP tax bill is an economically indefensible blunder.
    Bill Frist: Pushed compromise: reduce Estate Tax & raise minimum wage.
    Mike Bloomberg: Raising deficits constrains federal infrastructure spending.
War & Peace
    Donald Trump: Countries hosting US troops should pay for them.
    Mike Bloomberg: False arguments justify increase in military spending.
Welfare & Poverty
    Mike Bloomberg: Expand the earned income tax credit to raise real wages.

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