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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)

Book Reviews

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2016 Maryland Senate race: debates and news coverage

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    from 2016 MD Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Chris Van Hollen (6) Democratic Senate candidate Maryland
  • Donna Edwards (3) Democratic Senate candidate Maryland
  • Kathy Szeliga (10) Republican Senate candidate Maryland
  • Margaret Flowers (13) Green Senate candidate Maryland
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    Maryland Senate debates and race coverage:
  • Baltimore Sun, "Voter Guide", downloaded Sept. 9, 2016
  • Afro weblog, "Van Hollen: ‘Scandalous and shameful’ that Congress Hasn’t Acted on Gun Violence", Oct 2, 2015
  • Bethesda Magazine, "Van Hollen Calls on State Officials to Reverse Replacement of Early Voting Sites", by Aaron Kraut, Sept. 25, 2015
  • Washington Post, "Donna Edwards and Chris Van Hollen go head-to-head at Rockville forum", by Rachel Weiner, May 3 2015

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Donna Edwards: Fought for abortion rights in community AND in Congress.
Budget & Economy
    Margaret Flowers: Federal Reserve is over-leveraged, like in 2008 crash.
Civil Rights
    Chris Van Hollen: Straight, but fought discrimination against gay workers.
    Kathy Szeliga: Policy makers care more about Wall Street than Main Street.
    Margaret Flowers: Wealth divide makes capitalism dangerous to the 99%.
    Margaret Flowers: Break up big banks & criminally prosecute their CEOs.
    Margaret Flowers: Racial justice: end disparities in incarceration.
    Kathy Szeliga: One-size-fits-all approach is failing our children.
    Margaret Flowers: No tuition from pre-school through graduate school.
Energy & Oil
    Margaret Flowers: Transition to a carbon-free, nuclear-free energy economy.
    Margaret Flowers: Environmental justice: Corporations responsible for damage.
Families & Children
    Kathy Szeliga: Encourage flexibility so employees can be good parents.
Foreign Policy
    Kathy Szeliga: Cutting deals with our enemy puts America at risk.
    Margaret Flowers: ISIS is a symptom of the failure of "War on Terror".
Free Trade
    Kathy Szeliga: Support TPP to expand free trade with Pacific nations.
    Margaret Flowers: Movement against corporate rigged trade agreements like TPP.
    Chris Van Hollen: I oppose TPP; but look at each trade deal individually.
Government Reform
    Chris Van Hollen: Do everything we can to make it easier to vote.
Gun Control
    Margaret Flowers: More background checks; more ammo limits; more regulations.
    Chris Van Hollen: Common sense measures like universal background checks.
Health Care
    Margaret Flowers: Full-time advocate for single payer health care system.
Homeland Security
    Kathy Szeliga: The V.A. fails our veterans with mountains of red-tape.
    Kathy Szeliga: Look to improve wages for all, not how low wages should be.
    Donna Edwards: We need a woman's voice in the discussion on equal pay.
Social Security
    Kathy Szeliga: Adapt the way Social Security is currently managed.
    Chris Van Hollen: Keep a more generous cost-of-living formula.
    Donna Edwards: Fought privatization in community AND in Congress.
War & Peace
    Chris Van Hollen: End 2002 Iraq War authority; no ground troops in Mideast.
    Kathy Szeliga: ISIS presents a serious threat and must be destroyed.
    Margaret Flowers: Iran nuke deal is first step towards normalizing relations.
    Kathy Szeliga: Iran backroom nuclear deal just kicks the can down the road.
Welfare & Poverty
    Margaret Flowers: Guaranteed basic income of $1,000 per month per person.

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