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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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Between Hope and History: Meeting America's Challenges for the 21st Century, by Bill Clinton

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Click here for 37 full quotes from Bill Clinton in the book Between Hope and History.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Let women decide with their doctor and their God.
Budget & Economy
    Cut the deficit to lower interest rates.
Civil Rights
    Affirmative action: mend it, don’t end it.
    More police, punishment, & prevention.
    Three Strikes and You’re Out for violent criminals.
    Death penalty for 60 violent crimes.
    Drug strategy to reduce both supply and demand.
    Both teachers and students must demonstrate competence.
    Reward best public schools; redesign failing ones.
    Need not leave religion at the schoolhouse door.
    Private student prayer OK; but no official school prayer.
Energy & Oil
    Need binding treaties on global warming.
    Much left to do on clean air, water, & environment.
Families & Children
    Get tough on youth violence and gangs.
Foreign Policy
    Engagement over escapism and isolation.
    Strategy: strength, peace, and open trade.
    Support forces of reform in Russia.
    Engage China but take a firm line.
Free Trade
    On balance, trade creates jobs.
    Support NAFTA & GATT: build bridges, not walls.
    Fair trade will liberalize China.
Government Reform
    Big Government is over; but government has a role.
Gun Control
    Support Brady Bill, oppose assault weapons.
Health Care
    Do more for health insurance.
Homeland Security
    Decrease force size but increase quality.
    Finally, not a single Russian nuke is aimed at US.
    Build a sensible missile defense, not “Star Wars”.
    We are richer for the energy & ideas of immigrants.
    Strict enforcement against illegal immigration.
Principles & Values
    America stands today between hope and history.
Social Security
    Safeguard retirement plans and minimize risk.
Tax Reform
    Target tax cuts on IRAs, education, & families.
    Across-the-board tax cuts are irresponsible.
    Connect every library and classroom to the Internet.
    V-Chip lets parents self-screen TV.
Welfare & Poverty
    Welfare-to-work, instead of welfare as a way of life.
    Welfare reform includes states, communities, & businesses.

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