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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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2007 State of the Union address to Congress, plus the Democratic Response: Jan. 23, 2007

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  • George W. Bush (11)
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    George W. Bush: Priorities: balance budget; stop earmarks; fix entitlements.
    James Webb: Top of economy doing great; but workers not.
    George W. Bush: NCLB has raised scores; now give more local flexibility.
Energy & Oil
    George W. Bush: Reduce gasoline usage by 20% in 10 years.
    James Webb: Bush called for energy independence every year since 2001.
Government Reform
    George W. Bush: Expose every earmark to a vote; cut earmarks in half by 2008.
Health Care
    George W. Bush: $7,500 tax deduction for health insurance.
Homeland Security
    George W. Bush: War on Terror is a decisive ideological struggle.
    George W. Bush: 92,000 more in Armed Forces; plus Civilian Reserve Corps.
    George W. Bush: Take pressure off border with guest worker program.
Principles & Values
    George W. Bush: America wants Congress to cross the aisle to get things done.
War & Peace
    George W. Bush: We will not allow Tehran to acquire nuclear weapons.
    George W. Bush: 20,000 additional soldiers and Marines to Baghdad & Anbar.
    James Webb: Bush took us into this war recklessly; we predicted chaos.
    James Webb: Bush can join us in ending war, or we will show him the way.
    James Webb: US has patiently endured a mismanaged war for 4 years.
    James Webb: Shift toward diplomacy & leave Iraq in short order.

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