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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)
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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Winners and Losers
Senate candidates from Tennessee



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    from Past and present Senate candidates from Tennessee (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bob Corker (1) Republican Jr Senator Tennessee
  • Gordon Ball (21) Democratic Challenger Tennessee
  • Joe Carr (5) Republican Challenger Tennessee
  • Lamar Alexander (3) Republican Sr Senator Tennessee
  • Larry Crim (12) Republican candidate for Tennessee U.S. Senator Tennessee
  • Marsha Blackburn (16) Republican Challenger for TN Senator Tennessee
  • Phil Bredesen (18) Tennessee Former Democrat Governor (2002-2010)
  • Terry Adams (4) Democratic Challenger Tennessee
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Marsha Blackburn: Ban abortion; ban public funds for Planned Parenthood.
    Phil Bredesen: Keep abortion legal, but not high priority.
    Terry Adams: Pro-choice.
    Gordon Ball: Opposes Amendment 1 banning abortion for rape & incest.
Budget & Economy
    Marsha Blackburn: Across-the-board federal spending cuts.
    Bob Corker: Adding $2T to deficit was fiscally irresponsible.
    Gordon Ball: Balanced budget amendment to restore fiscal discipline.
Civil Rights
    Marsha Blackburn: Let people of faith withhold services to gay couples.
    Phil Bredesen: Disallow withholding services to same-sex couples.
    Gordon Ball: Pro-gay rights.
    Terry Adams: Pro-gay rights.
Corporations
    Phil Bredesen: Pay for corporate tax cuts by closing loopholes.
    Phil Bredesen: As mayor, enticed the NFL's Oilers to relocate to Nashville.
    Terry Adams: Democracy is hijacked by corporations & special interests.
Crime
    Gordon Ball: Where do the little people go for justice?
Drugs
    Marsha Blackburn: Don't loosen federal regulations marijuana.
    Phil Bredesen: Let states decide on marijuana legalization.
    Phil Bredesen: Get tough on opioid prescriptions from pain clinics.
Education
    Marsha Blackburn: Supports vouchers for private schools.
    Marsha Blackburn: Don't lower student loan interest.
    Phil Bredesen: Supports charter schools but "not wild about vouchers.
    Phil Bredesen: Free community college tuition; lower student loan interest.
    Larry Crim: Children should have quality education minus crushing debt.
    Larry Crim: Children should have quality education minus crushing debt.
    Gordon Ball: I believe in public education.
Energy & Oil
    Marsha Blackburn: Climate change isn't settled; withdraw from Paris Accord.
    Phil Bredesen: Green energy will be of vast importance and growth.
    Gordon Ball: Transition from dirty fossil fuels to clean renewables.
    Gordon Ball: Commercial solar & wind, and also clean coal.
    Gordon Ball: Supports construction of the Keystone pipeline.
Environment
    Marsha Blackburn: Cut budget of Environmental Protection Administration.
    Phil Bredesen: Supports environmental regulation by government.
    Gordon Ball: No one has the right to pollute America's air and water.
    Gordon Ball: Class-action lawsuits against paper companies' dumped waste.
Foreign Policy
    Gordon Ball: Promote human rights as cornerstone of US foreign policy.
Free Trade
    Marsha Blackburn: Trump's tariifs are a bad deal for Tennesseans.
    Phil Bredesen: Trump's tariifs are same as a new tax on Tennesseans.
    Gordon Ball: Fair trade is vital; but don't ship jobs overseas.
Government Reform
    Joe Carr: Reduce crossover voting in Tennessee primary elections.
    Lamar Alexander: The Era of the 1,000-Page Bill Is Over.
Gun Control
    Marsha Blackburn: Get background checks working, but no other gun regulations.
    Phil Bredesen: Close gun show loophole & ban bump stocks.
    Gordon Ball: Second Amendment protects Americans from tyranny.
    Joe Carr: 30,000 people respond to raffling off a Beretta 92A1.
Health Care
    Marsha Blackburn: Health savings accounts instead of ObamaCare.
    Phil Bredesen: Support ObamaCare, with fixes, and some Medicare-for-All.
    Larry Crim: Constituents should have a seat at the table on health care.
    Larry Crim: Constituents should have a seat at the table on health care.
    Gordon Ball: ObamaCare is over the top, but keep the good parts.
Homeland Security
    Larry Crim: We honor our veterans by keeping their care a priority.
    Larry Crim: We honor our veterans by keeping their care a priority.
    Larry Crim: Provides spiritual counseling to help America's Veterans.
    Gordon Ball: Ensure our troops receive the support & resources they need.
    Terry Adams: Men & women in uniform are victims of catastrophic neglect.
Immigration
    Marsha Blackburn: No amnesty for DREAMers; it makes illegal immigration surge.
    Phil Bredesen: Deporting DREAMers would be un-American.
    Gordon Ball: Fair and just path to citizenship.
    Joe Carr: AdWatch: Border crisis was created by giving amnesty to 11M.
Jobs
    Marsha Blackburn: Minimum wage is a federal mandate; let competition decide.
    Phil Bredesen: Minimum wage should keep pace with inflation.
Principles & Values
    Phil Bredesen: 1960s scholarship to Harvard; millionaire businessman at 43.
    Joe Carr: Endorsed by Tea Party Patriots on anti-amnesty grounds.
    Lamar Alexander: Declined to debate in Republican primary.
Social Security
    Larry Crim: Don't touch Social Security funds.
    Gordon Ball: No scare tactics: system is solvent for next 20 years.
Tax Reform
    Marsha Blackburn: Support President Trump's tax cuts.
    Larry Crim: Lower tax rates; close loopholes.
    Gordon Ball: Simplify and streamline the tax code with flat tax.
Technology
    Marsha Blackburn: Opposes Net Neutrality; it's government-controlled internet.
    Phil Bredesen: Empower TVA to bring rural broadband internet access.
    Phil Bredesen: Supports Net Neutrality: equal access for everyone.
    Larry Crim: Our interstates and highways need our tax dollars now.
    Larry Crim: Our interstates and highways need our tax dollars now.
    Gordon Ball: We send too little on infrastructure.
    Joe Carr: Cell phone ban should be addressed by airlines, not feds.
    Lamar Alexander: No cell phone conversations on planes; email and texting ok.
War & Peace
    Marsha Blackburn: Iran nuke deal puts future security in jeopardy.
    Larry Crim: Oppose President Obama's disastrous Iran Deal.
    Gordon Ball: Time for our service members to come home from Afghanistan.
    Gordon Ball: Critical to avoid nukes in North Korea and Iran.


The above quotations are from Winners and Losers
Senate candidates from Tennessee.

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U.S. House of Representatives winners and losers in each state:

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Gubernatorial winners and losers in each state:

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