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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)

Book Reviews

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2012 CA Senate debate

    California Senate debates:
  • Sacramento Bee Voter Guide, June 2012
  • Email from Feinstein to Taitz on CA Senate debate plans, May 14, 2012
  • Los Angeles Times coverage of Senate debates, June 5, 2012
  • Your Candidates Your Health profile: 2012 CA Senate debates Jun 15, 2012
  • San Francisco Chronicle coverage of Sen. Feinstein's refusal to debate Emken; Oct. 10, 2012

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Gail Lightfoot: Oppose embryonic stem cell research.
Budget & Economy
    Dianne Feinstein: I'm a prudent voice for deficit reduction.
    Elizabeth Emken: Robust growth produces more revenue; reduce spending now.
    Gail Lightfoot: STEM education is important for science advancement.
Gun Control
    Dianne Feinstein: Gun lobby has too much power in Washington.
Health Care
    Gail Lightfoot: Everyone benefits from health research, but not by gov't.
    Gail Lightfoot: Repeal ObamaCare & replace it with private sector.
    Elizabeth Emken: Government-run health care is not the solution.
    Elizabeth Emken: ObamaCare is poorly written and it needs to repealed.
    Elizabeth Emken: Comprehensive solution that starts by securing our borders.
    Elizabeth Emken: Public unions have too much political influence.
Principles & Values
    Dianne Feinstein: OpEd: Feinstein refusing to debate is a democracy dodge.
    Elizabeth Emken: Feinstein is arrogant and dismissive for not debating.
    Elizabeth Emken: Wins primary slot against 14 Republicans and 5 Democrats.
    Elizabeth Emken: Wins primary slot against 14 Republicans and 5 Democrats.
    Dianne Feinstein: Offers three televised Senate debates, but no Fox News.
    Orly Taitz: Sen. Feinstein offers three debates, without birther issue.
Tax Reform
    Elizabeth Emken: Protect the social safety net and entitlement programs.
    Gail Lightfoot: Not up to government to provide R&D for business & industry.

The above quotations are from 2012 CA Senate debate.

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