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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)

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Pres. Ford's State of the Union messages to Congress, 1975-1977


Click here for 14 full quotes from Gerald Ford in the book Pres. Ford's State of the Union speeches.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
    Excerpts from State of the Union speeches by President Richard Nixon:

  • January 15, 1975
  • January 19, 1976
  • January 12, 1977

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Corporations
    Reduce corporate tax rate from 48% to 46%.
Crime
    To be effective, punishment must be swift and certain.
Drugs
    Mandatory sentences for sale of hard drugs.
Energy & Oil
    12% investment tax credit for nuclear power plants.
Foreign Policy
    Build long-term basis for coexistence with Communists.
Free Trade
    Begin trade with developing nations.
Gun Control
    500 new federal agents to help stop sale & use of handguns.
Health Care
    Catastrophic health insurance for all Medicare recipients.
Jobs
    Job-creation tax incentive where unemployment exceeds 7%.
Principles & Values
    New balance: for both government and individuals.
    It is time we quit downgrading ourselves as a nation.
Social Security
    0.3% increase in payroll tax to ensure Trust Fund.
Tax Reform
    One-time rebate of $1000 per person & $4B for businesses.
Welfare & Poverty
    Long overdue reform of scandal-riddled food stamp program.


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  • Gerald Ford

The above quotations are from Pres. Ford's State of the Union messages to Congress, 1975-1977.

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