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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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Pres. Kennedy's of the Union messages to Congress, 1961-1963

Click here for 16 full quotes from John F. Kennedy in the book Pres. Kennedy's of the Union speeches.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
    Excerpts from State of the Union speeches by President Jack Kennedy:

  • January 30, 1961
  • January 11, 1962
  • January 14, 1963

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Since 1958 recession, the American economy is in trouble.
    Economic stimulus took us from recession to recovery.
    Shift tax payments of large corporations to a current time.
    New weapons to combat organized crime.
    Crack down on the illicit sale of habit-forming drugs.
Foreign Policy
    Free the Americas of all foreign domination and all tyranny.
    Alianza Para Progreso: Food-for-Peace to Latin America.
    Peace Corps carries spirit of America abroad.
Free Trade
    No need for restrictive trade policies.
    New instrument of trade policy with European Common Market.
Homeland Security
    More air-lift; more submarines; more missiles.
    Temporary recession increases in unemployment compensation.
    Permanent strengthening of our unemployment compensation.
Tax Reform
    Apply withholding requirements to dividends & interest.
    Obsolete tax system drags on private employment.
    Cooperate with USSR on weather satellites & exploring space.

The above quotations are from Pres. Kennedy's of the Union messages to Congress, 1961-1963.

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