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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)

Book Reviews

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2002 Gubernatorial National Political Awareness Test, by Project Vote Smart


    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2002 National Political Awareness Test (number of quotes indicated):
  • Dave Freudenthal (9) Wyoming Former Democratic Governor (2002-2010)
  • Jack Hatch (11) Iowa Democratic Challenger
  • Mark Sanford (8) South Carolina Former Republican Governor (2002-2010)
  • Mike Huckabee (13) Arkansas Republican Presidential candidate
  • Scott Brown (8) Previously MA Republican Jr Senator New Hampshire
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Jack Hatch: Abortions should always be legally available.
    Mike Huckabee: Eliminate public funding for abortion organizations.
    Scott Brown: Abortions should always be legally available.
Civil Rights
    Dave Freudenthal: No civil unions; define one-man-one-woman marriage.
    Dave Freudenthal: No affirmative action in state contracts nor colleges.
    Jack Hatch: Supports civil unions and same-sex marriage.
    Jack Hatch: Affirmative action in state college & state contracts.
    Mark Sanford: No civil unions; define one-man-one-woman marriage.
    Mark Sanford: Affirmative action in state contracts, but not colleges.
    Mike Huckabee: No civil unions; only one-man-one-woman marriage.
    Mike Huckabee: No affirmative action for state contracts nor colleges.
Crime
    Dave Freudenthal: Provide prisoner job rehabilitation & alternative sentencing.
    Dave Freudenthal: Support the death penalty.
    Jack Hatch: Programs for at-risk youth and job skills for inmates.
    Mark Sanford: End parole for repeat violent offenders.
    Mike Huckabee: Build more prisons, and privatize their management.
    Scott Brown: Implement the death penalty in Massachusetts.
Drugs
    Jack Hatch: Decriminalize medicinal marijuana.
    Mike Huckabee: Stricter penalties for drug-related crimes.
Education
    Dave Freudenthal: Increase teacher salaries & school infrastructure spending.
    Dave Freudenthal: Teach both abstinence AND contraceptives in sex ed.
    Mark Sanford: Endorses teacher-led prayer & displaying Ten Commandments.
    Mike Huckabee: Raise teacher salaries; hire more teachers.
    Mike Huckabee: Support displaying the Ten Commandments in public schools.
    Scott Brown: Vouchers for public, private, or religious schools.
Energy & Oil
    Jack Hatch: Promote increased use of alternative fuel technology.
    Mike Huckabee: Promote alternative fuel technology.
    Scott Brown: Promote increased use of alternative fuel technology.
Environment
    Jack Hatch: Supports open-space preservation and more environmental regs.
Government Reform
    Dave Freudenthal: Limit campaign contributions but not campaign spending.
    Jack Hatch: Spending limits on political campaigns, & state funding.
    Mark Sanford: Limit campaign contributions but not campaign spending.
    Mike Huckabee: Supports term limits for state legislators.
    Mike Huckabee: Limit campaign contributions, but no public funding.
    Scott Brown: Campaign disclosure but no donation limits.
Gun Control
    Dave Freudenthal: Ease state gun restrictions.
    Jack Hatch: Supports background checks, licensing, and enforcement.
    Mike Huckabee: Allow concealed carry.
    Scott Brown: Concealed carry ok; but licenses & background checks ok too.
Health Care
    Mark Sanford: Transfer more Medicaid recipients into managed care programs.
    Mike Huckabee: Guaranteed medical care not government’s responsibility.
    Scott Brown: Ensure access to basic health care, including state funding.
Immigration
    Jack Hatch: Opposes English as the official language.
Jobs
    Scott Brown: No affirmative action in public employment nor contracting.
Local Issues
    Dave Freudenthal: Supports term limits for state legislators.
    Mark Sanford: Supports term limits for state legislators.
Technology
    Mike Huckabee: Supports Internet sales tax.
Welfare & Poverty
    Jack Hatch: More TANF; more job training programs.
    Mark Sanford: Redirect welfare funding to faith-based organizations.


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  • Dave Freudenthal Wyoming Former Democratic Governor (2002-2010)
  • Jack Hatch Iowa Democratic Challenger
  • Mark Sanford South Carolina Former Republican Governor (2002-2010)
  • Mike Huckabee Arkansas Republican Presidential candidate
  • Scott Brown Previously MA Republican Jr Senator New Hampshire

The above quotations are from 2002 Gubernatorial National Political Awareness Test, by Project Vote Smart.

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