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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
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)
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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Citizens for Global Solutions: 2008 Senate questionnaire

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Jeanne Shaheen: Foreign assistance helps counter-drug efforts.
Energy & Oil
    Al Franken: Supports cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gases.
    Al Franken: US failed to lead by refusing to sign onto the Kyoto accords.
    Jeanne Shaheen: US must be a leader in climate change agreements.
    Jeff Merkley: Cap greenhouse gases with international collaboration.
    Jim Martin: Support cap-and-trade on greenhouse gas emissions.
    Mark Begich: Support US participation in binding climate agreements.
    Mark Udall: Cap on greenhouse gases as part of comprehensive new treaty.
Foreign Policy
    Al Franken: A great nation meets its obligations; pay up our UN dues.
    Al Franken: There is a difference between leading the world & ruling it.
    Al Franken: Foreign Development Assistance is right thing & smart thing.
    Al Franken: Prohibit torture & interrogation banned by Geneva Convention.
    Al Franken: Supports International Criminal Court.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Rebuild our alliances & restore our moral authority.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Reform the UN but pay US dues.
    Jeff Merkley: Bush Administration has damaged America’s reputation.
    Jeff Merkley: Support US payments to UN & show leadership.
    Jeff Merkley: De-emphasize military; focus on international collaboration.
    Jim Martin: Re-establish our credibility and stature in the world.
    Jim Martin: UN plays vital role in tending to many of the world’s ills.
    Jim Martin: Support US membership in International Court, with BIAs.
    Jim Martin: Fund UN Peace Operations in Darfur.
    Jim Martin: Allocate 1% of US budget to foreign development assistance.
    Mark Begich: Rebuild US reputation by diplomatic efforts.
    Mark Begich: Pay dues to UN, and cooperate with ICC.
    Mark Begich: Supports adding 1% of US budget to international aid.
    Mark Udall: Effective international leadership needs allies’ cooperation.
    Mark Udall: Pay US dues to UN in full.
    Mark Udall: US should cooperate with International Criminal Court.
Homeland Security
    Al Franken: Fund UN Peace Operations in Darfur.
    Al Franken: Reduce our arsenal & abandon plans for new nuclear weapons.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Oppose the Bush doctrine of preemption.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Participate in ICC as observer, while safeguarding troops.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty.
    Jeff Merkley: Persuasive evidence & clear objectives before military force.
    Jeff Merkley: End nuclear testing; end nuclear development.
    Jim Martin: Real & direct threat must exist before considering war.
    Jim Martin: Establish a UN Emergency Peace Service.
    Jim Martin: No new nuclear weapons; no new nuclear explosions.
    Jim Martin: End torture practices which oppose Geneva Convention.
    Mark Begich: Consult with Congress on major military actions.
    Mark Begich: Ratify Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty; no new nukes.
War & Peace
    Al Franken: Keep our country safe; but Iraq was a mistake.
    Jeanne Shaheen: Supports international peacekeeping mission to Darfur.
    Mark Begich: Fully fund US contribution to UN operations in Darfur.
    Mark Udall: Decision to authorize war must include resources to succeed.
    Mark Udall: Support UN acion in Darfur; divest US from Sudan.

The above quotations are from Citizens for Global Solutions: 2008 Senate questionnaire.

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