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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
United,
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)
Becoming,
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)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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2019 "Meet the Candidates" presidential series on NYTimes.com


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    from The New York Times 2019 "Meet the Candidates" series (number of quotes indicated):
  • Amy Klobuchar (2) Minnesota Democratic candidate for President; Minnesota Senator
  • Andrew Yang (7) Democratic candidate for President; CEO
  • Beto O`Rourke (2) Texas Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from TX
  • Cory Booker (2) New Jersey Mayor of Newark; N.J. Senator
  • Jay Inslee (4) Washington Democratic Washington Governor
  • John Delaney (5) Maryland Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from MD-6
  • John Hickenlooper (2) Colorado Democratic Colorado Governor
  • Julian Castro (3) Texas Mayor of San Antonio; HUD Secretary
  • Kamala Harris (1) California Democratic candidate for President; California Senator
  • Kirsten Gillibrand (3) New York Democratic candidate for President; New York Senator
  • Marianne Williamson (6) Democratic candidate for President
  • Pete Buttigieg (1) Indiana Democratic candidate for President; Mayor of South Bend, IN
  • Seth Moulton (8) Massachusetts Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from MA-6
  • Steve Bullock (9) Montana Democratic Montana Governor
  • Tulsi Gabbard (4) Hawaii Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from HI-2
  • Wayne Messam (3) Florida Democratic Presidential Challenger
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Corporations
    Andrew Yang: Competition isn't always the answer, like for tech giants.
    Marianne Williamson: Giant corporations are a malfunction in society.
    Seth Moulton: Regulate tech giants more, but don't break them up.
    Steve Bullock: Tech giants make billions and pay no taxes.
Crime
    Andrew Yang: Death penalty has led to tragic errors.
    Marianne Williamson: I oppose the death penalty.
    Seth Moulton: Death penalty not worth risk of killing one innocent person.
    Steve Bullock: Keep death penalty for circumstances like terrorism.
Education
    Wayne Messam: I built the greenest school in the Southeast US.
Energy & Oil
    Andrew Yang: US only accounts for 15% of global emissions, but take steps.
    Seth Moulton: Get started on stopping climate change.
    Steve Bullock: President's role is to set direction on climate change.
    Amy Klobuchar: Open to carbon tax, but without increased prices.
    Beto O`Rourke: Leverage carbon pricing; use market against climate change.
    Cory Booker: Rejoin Paris Climate Agreement, plus domestic legislation.
    Jay Inslee: Rejoin Paris Climate Agreement on Day 1.
    Jay Inslee: Carbon savings from investments, not carbon tax.
    John Delaney: Re-enter the Paris Climate Agreement.
    John Delaney: Fivefold increase in federal clean-energy funding.
    John Delaney: Start carbon tax at $15 per ton of CO2, & add $10 per year.
    Julian Castro: Federally mandated price on carbon to spur renewables.
    Kamala Harris: Restore Clean Power Plan and Clean Car Standards.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Rejoin Paris Climate Agreement, plus price on carbon.
    Pete Buttigieg: Institute carbon tax, to capture the true cost of things.
    Tulsi Gabbard: 2017: Short-sighted to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord.
    Tulsi Gabbard: OFF Fossil Fuels: retrofit homes & fund new technology.
    Wayne Messam: Climate change is not a hoax; we need bold action.
Environment
    Cory Booker: Support next-generation advanced nuclear reactors.
    Jay Inslee: Explore next-generation advanced nuclear technologies.
    John Delaney: Supports vehicle emissions standards and methane limits.
    John Delaney: Nuclear energy should be part of our portfolio.
    John Hickenlooper: Solve problem of disposal of high-level radioactive waste.
    Julian Castro: We still need to find a long-term solution for nuclear waste.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Clean air is a right.
    Tulsi Gabbard: No, no, no to nuclear energy & nuclear waste.
    Wayne Messam: Nuclear energy falls short; no new nuke plants.
Foreign Policy
    Andrew Yang: Some Israeli actions are problematic on human rights.
    Marianne Williamson: Commitment to both Israeli security & Palestinian rights.
    Seth Moulton: Visit our allies, whom President Trump has abandoned.
    Steve Bullock: Israel is a trusted partner & trusted friend.
Free Trade
    Tulsi Gabbard: Ban oil & gas exports; end fossil-fuel subsidies.
Government Reform
    Steve Bullock: Elevate the issue of campaign finance.
Gun Control
    Andrew Yang: Future without handguns is not reality.
    Marianne Williamson: I am not for messing with the Bill of Rights.
    Seth Moulton: There's no need for weapons of war on our streets.
    Steve Bullock: Firearm owners just want to keep their family safe.
Health Care
    Seth Moulton: Don't force people to get rid of their private health plans.
    Steve Bullock: Build on ObamaCare but don't replace with single-payer.
Immigration
    Andrew Yang: 12M illegal immigrants is a major problem.
    Marianne Williamson: Moral principle: open and welcoming to the stranger.
    Seth Moulton: Confront the issue of Illegal immigration.
    Steve Bullock: There are bigger problems than illegal immigration.
Technology
    Amy Klobuchar: Sweeping legislation that invests in green infrastructure.
    Beto O`Rourke: Invest in green research via national labs & universities.
    Jay Inslee: Dramatically increase federal clean energy R&D investment.
    John Hickenlooper: Public-private partnerships for next-gen energy technology.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Develop renewable energy tech; cut transportation emissions.
War & Peace
    Andrew Yang: May need more troops in Afghanistan.
    Marianne Williamson: Speak to Afghan women to decide about withdrawing troops.
    Seth Moulton: We've got to abandon nation-building in Afghanistan.
    Steve Bullock: We've been in Afghanistan for entire life of young recruits.
Welfare & Poverty
    Julian Castro: Lower energy consumption in HUD-assisted housing.


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  • Amy Klobuchar Minnesota Democratic candidate for President; Minnesota Senator
  • Andrew Yang Democratic candidate for President; CEO
  • Beto O`Rourke Texas Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from TX
  • Cory Booker New Jersey Mayor of Newark; N.J. Senator
  • Jay Inslee Washington Democratic Washington Governor
  • John Delaney Maryland Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from MD-6
  • John Hickenlooper Colorado Democratic Colorado Governor
  • Julian Castro Texas Mayor of San Antonio; HUD Secretary
  • Kamala Harris California Democratic candidate for President; California Senator
  • Kirsten Gillibrand New York Democratic candidate for President; New York Senator
  • Marianne Williamson Democratic candidate for President
  • Pete Buttigieg Indiana Democratic candidate for President; Mayor of South Bend, IN
  • Seth Moulton Massachusetts Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from MA-6
  • Steve Bullock Montana Democratic Montana Governor
  • Tulsi Gabbard Hawaii Democratic candidate for President; U.S. Rep from HI-2
  • Wayne Messam Florida Democratic Presidential Challenger

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