Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates|
| Hard Choices,|
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
| Crippled America ,|
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
| Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Outsider in the White House,|
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
| American Dreams,|
by Marco Rubio (2015)
| Taking a Stand,|
by Rand Paul (2015)
by Scott Walker (2013)
| A Time for Truth,|
by Ted Cruz (2015)
| One Nation,|
by Ben Carson (2014)
| Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,|
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
| Living History ,|
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
| Between Hope and History ,|
by Bill Clinton (1996)
| In Harmís Way ,|
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
| Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,|
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates|
| Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
| Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2018 New Mexico Senate race: debates and news coverage
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from 2018 NM Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- Gary Johnson (19) New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
- Martin Heinrich (20) Democratic Challenger New Mexico
- Mick Rich (36) Republican candidate for New Mexico U.S. Senator New Mexico
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
New Mexico 2018 Senatorial debates and race coverage:
- The Hill, "Rand Paul endorses Gary Johnson's Senate bid," by Megan Keller, 08/28/18
- Vox.com, "Senate Democrats want the government to say if GDP growth is helping the middle class," by Emily Stewart, Aug 28, 2018
- OnTheIssues transcript of "Elect Liberty PAC" TV ad for Gary Johnson, Aug. 8, 2018
- NMPoliticalReport.com, "The Hard Hat and The Beast: Mick Rich Criss-crosses State," by Andy Lyman, March 19, 2018
- Carlsbad Current-Argus, "Rich criticizes opponent D.C. politicians," by Adrian C Hedden, Jan. 19, 2018
- Alamogordo Daily News, "Rich hopes to work for NM families in DC," by Duane Barbati, April 24, 2017
- Albuquerque Journal, "Contractor to vie for Heinrich's Senate seat," by Dan Boyd, April 19, 2017
- U.S. News & World Report, "Construction Contractor Announces US Senate Bid," by Morgan Lee, 4/19/2017
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Gary Johnson: Personal aversion but recognizes as law of the land.
Martin Heinrich: Legal without restrictions, including Planned Parenthood.
Mick Rich: Life begins at conception; de-fund Planned Parenthood.
Mick Rich: Abortion rips the moral fabric of our nation.
Budget & Economy|
Gary Johnson: Cut government spending by 20%.
Gary Johnson: Cut taxes and cut spending.
Martin Heinrich: Measure distribution of growth, not just overall GDP growth.
Mick Rich: Government red tape destroys job growth.
Mick Rich: Public leaders need to set example to help diffuse racism.
Gary Johnson: Scrap Dodd-Frank and CFPB consumer protections.
Martin Heinrich: Fund Dodd-Frank and CFPB consumer protections.
Mick Rich: Roll back Dodd-Frank and CFPB consumer protections.
Mick Rich: Less government oversight but more federal funding.
Martin Heinrich: It's time to legalize marijuana.
Mick Rich: Opposes legalizing recreational use.
Mick Rich: Ending illegal drugs crossing the border will be #1 priority.
Gary Johnson: Competition improves choices.
Gary Johnson: Cut Pell grants; eliminate all student loans.
Martin Heinrich: Privatization especially hurts rural schools.
Martin Heinrich: Address the significant loss in value of Pell Grants.
Mick Rich: Supports vouchers, savings accounts, & scholarship programs.
Mick Rich: Let Pell grants cover job training.
Energy & Oil|
Gary Johnson: Humans contribute to climate change, but no government role.
Martin Heinrich: Moral obligation to prevent devastating climate change.
Mick Rich: Coal plant filters can solve CO2 emissions without subsidies.
Mick Rich: Support oil & gas industry for fuel independence.
Mick Rich: Make public lands accessible for energy production.
Gary Johnson: EPA has an important role to play.
Martin Heinrich: EPA needed to protect health & well-being.
Mick Rich: Environment is fragile, but businesses are overregulated.
Mick Rich: Cost-benefit analyses for environmental improvement projects.
Mick Rich: Wants commercial use of natural resources on federal lands.
Families & Children|
Martin Heinrich: Early supporter of gay marriage.
Mick Rich: Vote for opportunities to build jobs and help families.
Gary Johnson: Tariffs hurt U.S. industries.
Martin Heinrich: Tariffs are sledgehammer where surgical approach needed.
Mick Rich: Current trade with China is not fair;impose tariffs.
Mick Rich: Aluminum & steel tariffs are a way to cut a better deal.
Gary Johnson: Let corporations donate as much money as they want.
Gary Johnson: Voter ID disproportionately restricts Hispanic voters.
Martin Heinrich: Overturn Citizens United via Democracy for All Amendment.
Martin Heinrich: Voter ID disproportionately affects minority communities.
Gary Johnson: More gun laws make us less safe.
Martin Heinrich: Ban bump stocks; ban sales to federal no-fly list.
Mick Rich: No restrictions on semi-automatic weapons nor silencers.
Mick Rich: Background checks on all firearm purchases, no exceptions.
Mick Rich: 2nd Amendment is a God-given right.
Gary Johnson: Free-market approach to health coverage instead of ObamaCare.
Martin Heinrich: No Medicare work rules; support ObamaCare.
Mick Rich: Restore a free-market approach to health insurance.
Mick Rich: Allow insurance plans to be sold across state lines.
Mick Rich: Reinstate free market model for health insurance.
Mick Rich: Strong military is essential for our protection.
Martin Heinrich: Tough but fair path to earned citizenship, including DACA.
Mick Rich: Illegals must leave & apply for citizenship like anyone.
Mick Rich: New policy on applicant merit, not family relationships.
Mick Rich: We can only accept so many immigrants, but let's negotiate.
Gary Johnson: Eliminate federal minimum wage instead of raising it.
Martin Heinrich: Raise minimum wage from $7.25 to $15.
Mick Rich: Remove regulations that discourage hiring, like minimum wage.
Principles & Values|
Gary Johnson: Endorsed by Rand Paul; asks Dem to drop out of Senate race.
Gary Johnson: Fiscally conservative and socially cool.
Gary Johnson: Some or all of Social Security should be privatized.
Martin Heinrich: Signed Social Security Protectors Pledge.
Martin Heinrich: Trump tax cuts do little for working families.
Mick Rich: Trump tax cuts stimulated investment & job creation.
Mick Rich: Support Trump tax bill; 80% get a pay cut.
Mick Rich: Low taxes creates job opportunities.
Gary Johnson: Opposes Net Neutrality; government shouldn't regulate.
Martin Heinrich: More federal spending on transportation infrastructure.
Martin Heinrich: Supports Net Neutrality; reverse FCC's repeal.
Mick Rich: More federal spending on infrastructure repair.
Gary Johnson: Left NM with new highways and a billion-dollar surplus.
Mick Rich: Rebuilding crumbling infrastructure will create employment.
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- Gary Johnson New Mexico Libertarian Gubernatorial Challenger
- Martin Heinrich Democratic Challenger New Mexico
- Mick Rich Republican candidate for New Mexico U.S. Senator New Mexico
The above quotations are from 2018 New Mexico Senate race: debates and news coverage.