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)
| 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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Lisa Murkowski: Against “regionalization” of federal funding.
Tony Knowles: Consolidate funding now distributed to Alaska’s 230 tribes.
Tony Knowles: Marriage definition should be by states, not US Constitution.
Lisa Murkowski: Exxon would not benefit from a $6.5 billion tax break at all.
Tony Knowles: Demand Exxon pay $4 billion in punitive damages to fishermen.
Lisa Murkowski: Want to have the Exxon Valdez issue behind us.
Tony Knowles: Exxon must pay fishermen who were harmed by their spill.
Lisa Murkowski: Limit liability by capping non-economic damages.
Tony Knowles: Reform the system while protect everyone’s right in court.
Lisa Murkowski: Legalizing recreational marijuana is public health risk.
Lisa Murkowski: Support NCLB but need room to adapt NCLB to local needs.
Tony Knowles: No Child Left Behind made our education dream a nightmare.
Energy & Oil|
Mark Begich: Short term: $2.5B for LIHEAP; 70M bbl from strategic reserve.
Mark Begich: Long term: develop ANWR; build renewable energy plants.
Lisa Murkowski: Need a president who will sign ANWR.
Tony Knowles: Support drilling the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Lisa Murkowski: Get ANWR with a Republican-led majority.
Tony Knowles: Seek ANWR through a bill that sets tougher mileage standards.
Lisa Murkowski: Pay a fee if one’s actions place other users in harm’s way.
Tony Knowles: Appropriate to levy reasonable fees to upkeep public lands.
Lisa Murkowski: Alaska loses with a Senator who caucuses with the Democrats.
Tony Knowles: A one-party strategy for America doesn’t work.
Lisa Murkowski: Oppose reauthorizing the federal assault weapons ban.
Tony Knowles: Oppose reauthorizing the federal assault weapons ban.
Bill Walker: Bipartisan compromise on healthcare.
Lisa Murkowski: A missile defense system that protects all 50 states.
Lisa Murkowski: Alaska is served well by the Alaska Fire Service.
Tony Knowles: Support a national missile defense system.
Tony Knowles: Fairbanksans were not satisfied with the Alaska Fire Service.
Tony Knowles: Supports Powell Doctrine & pre-emptive military action.
Principles & Values|
Joe Miller: OpEd: Murkowski should be challenged by a real conservative.
Dan Sullivan: Involved in Alaska state politics since 1990.
Mead Treadwell: Involved in Alaska state politics since 1978.
Jim Sykes: Qualified candidates for Senate deserve to be heard equally.
Lisa Murkowski: Got over $700 million of tax credits for a gas pipeline.
Lisa Murkowski: The $143 billion corporate tax bill is a “jobs” bill.
Tony Knowles: Oppose the $143 billion corporate tax bill as a tax giveaway.
Tony Knowles: Offer a tax credit for the industry to build a gas pipeline.
Lisa Murkowski: Federal tax cuts are a means to spur economic growth.
Tony Knowles: Support permanent tax cuts for most wage earners.
War & Peace|
Scott Kohlhaas: The Bush doctrine makes a draft is very, very likely.
Lisa Murkowski: A democratic Iraq will be a role model for the Middle East.
Tony Knowles: Could have assaulted on Al-Qaida and bin Laden on full-scale.
Welfare & Poverty|
Lisa Murkowski: Opposed the federal overtime laws.