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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
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)

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  • Andrew Yang (1) Democratic candidate for President; CEO
  • Barack Obama (1) Democratic President (elected 2008)
  • Bill Weld (13) Massachusetts Republican presidential primary challenger
  • Donald Trump (2) Republican Presidential incumbent
  • George W. Bush (1) Republican
  • Jim Bridenstine (1) Republican U.S. Rep Oklahoma-1
  • Joe Biden (1) Democratic V.P.
  • Joe Walsh (28) Illinois Republican presidential primary challenger
  • Newt Gingrich (1) Republican
  • Paul Ryan (2) Republican
  • Steve Stockman (1) Republican challenger (Lost primary) Texas
  • Wilbur Ross (2) Secretary of Commerce
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    Joe Walsh: 1996: favored abortion rights; 2012: no abortion exceptions.
Budget & Economy
    Bill Weld: No such thing as government money; only taxpayer's money.
    Joe Walsh: Budget deficit is bankrupting future generations.
    Wilbur Ross: SEC investigating insider trading "short sale" of oil stock.
    Paul Ryan: FactCheck: S&P downgraded U.S. due to Congress, not Obama.
    Paul Ryan: FactCheck: Hometown SUV plant closed in '08,not due to Obama.
Civil Rights
    Bill Weld: Created Governor's Commission on Gay and Lesbian Youth.
    Joe Walsh: Same-sex marriage is law of the land, but give it time.
    Joe Walsh: LGBTQ activists are "constitutional terrorists".
    Joe Walsh: Cut the capital gains tax and the corporate tax rate.
    Joe Walsh: Criticized "Occupy Wall Street" movement as pampered youth.
    Joe Walsh: Reform the criminal justice system.
    Joe Biden: Not nearly enough evidence on marijuana as gateway drug.
    Bill Weld: Abolish the federal Department of Education.
    Joe Walsh: Market-based solutions to education reform and urban poverty.
Energy & Oil
    Joe Walsh: Acknowledge the real problem of climate change.
    Joe Walsh: All-of-the-above, while shifting from coal to renewables.
    Joe Walsh: Past: climate science not definitive; now: it's a problem.
    Bill Weld: I'm a lifelong environmentalist, like Theodore Roosevelt.
    Donald Trump: Don't micromanage every rain puddle and drainage ditch.
    Joe Walsh: Balance environmental regulation with small business needs.
Foreign Policy
    Joe Walsh: Put America's interests first: no photo ops with Putin.
Free Trade
    Bill Weld: Rejoin TPP in a heartbeat: beachhead against China.
    Joe Walsh: China cheats world, so deal with them with world coalition.
    Joe Walsh: Supports a free trade system; opposes tariffs on China.
Government Reform
    Bill Weld: Accepts donations from individuals and PACs.
    Joe Walsh: No opinion on campaign finance reform.
Gun Control
    Bill Weld: 1990s: supported assault weapons bans.
    Joe Walsh: Federal background check at gun shows and online.
    Joe Walsh: Arm school employees to prevent school shootings.
Health Care
    Barack Obama: Created pandemic department for emergency response.
    Donald Trump: Set aside pandemic response plans prepared by Bush and Obama.
    George W. Bush: Created 381-page pandemic plan for emergency response.
    Wilbur Ross: Napped through 2017 demonstration on pandemic preparedness.
    Joe Walsh: Look at things like universal catastrophic care coverage.
    Joe Walsh: 2013: engage in civil disobedience to defy ObamaCare.
Homeland Security
    Bill Weld: Lesson of Iraq War: train Saudis, but no US troops there.
    Joe Walsh: Supports military service for gays and transgendered.
    Andrew Yang: I'd love to declassify Area 51, for government transparency.
    Jim Bridenstine: Intentional explosions in space pose risk to all spaceflight.
    Joe Walsh: Securing borders isn't just a scare tactic if you live there.
    Joe Walsh: End policy of family separation at the southern border.
Principles & Values
    Bill Weld: Trump's Ukraine caper is impeachable and treasonous.
    Joe Walsh: I helped create Trump; now I have to live with that.
Tax Reform
    Bill Weld: I never met a tax cut I didn't like.
    Joe Walsh: Focus tax cuts on middle class and payroll tax.
    Joe Walsh: Retrain workers displaced by automation.
    Steve Stockman: Accepts Bitcoin donations as an alternative to fiat currency.
    Newt Gingrich: Treat WikiLeaks as enemy combatants engaged in terrorism.
War & Peace
    Bill Weld: Troops out of Afghanistan; should have done it long ago.
    Bill Weld: Supported the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal.
    Joe Walsh: Support Israel & Saudis, but no US troops in Mideast.
    Joe Walsh: Israel should annex Palestinian territory.
Welfare & Poverty
    Bill Weld: Greatly increase the earned income tax credit.

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