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)
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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
2012 AARP Senate Voter Guide
AARP released the �You�ve Earned a Say: Vote for Retirement Security� 2012 Voters� Guides, featuring information from presidential, senatorial and congressional candidates � in their own words � on their plans to strengthen Social Security, Medicare and financial security. The 2012 presidential Voters� Guide will also appear in the next issue of AARP The Magazine, arriving in homes beginning in late August 2012. AARP�s federal Voters� Guide poses three questions on Social Security, Medicare, and Financial Security:
The AARP maintains two websites: EarnedASay.org
and AARP.org --
OnTheIssues excerpts the Senate Voter Guides for most Senate challengers and some incumbents.
(P.S. And the AARP uses numerous OnTheIssues.org excerpts in their Voter Guide as well!)
- How would you protect Social Security for today�s seniors and strengthen it for future generations?
- How would you put Medicare on stronger financial ground and protect today�s seniors and future retirees from the burden of rising health costs?
- How would you help Americans build a financial nest egg for their retirement?
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy|
Albert N. Gore: Save $500B by eliminating subsidies.
Dan Bongino: Economic principles: reduce taxes; push foreign investment.
Deb Fischer: Make the Bush tax cuts permanent.
Heidi Heitkamp: Balance the budget by cutting government spending.
Joe Kyrillos: It's not a political problem; it's a math problem.
John Barasso: Rein in wasteful spending; reduce size of government.
Richard Carmona: Invest in long-term jobs, not just speculator profits.
Tim Chesnut: #1 problem is nation's $14 trillion debt.
Tommy Thompson: Addressing runaway spending is defining issue of our day.
Charlie Summers: Create a national small business advocate.
Elizabeth Emken: Foster free market capitalism; promote business growth.
John MacGovern: Entrepreneurs are engine of growth for creation of jobs.
Scott Howell: We must provide good jobs for our college graduates.
Energy & Oil|
Heidi Heitkamp: Use all our rich energy resources wisely.
Cynthia Dill: Stop sending corporate-funded candidates to Congress.
Albert N. Gore: Make illegal workers pay into Medicare and Medicaid.
Angus King: Transition to wellness-based prevention system.
Bob Kerrey: Maintain Medicare as defined.
Charlie Summers: Medicare must remain solvent.
Cynthia Dill: Strengthen Medicaid and Medicare.
George Allen: Root out $50 billion a year in Medicare waste.
Joe Donnelly: Protect Medicare for future generations.
John Barasso: Preserve and strengthen Medicare for future generations.
John MacGovern: Reform Medicare to reduce out-of-control spending.
Josh Mandel: In order to save Medicare, we must change it.
Paul Sadler: No Medicare overhaul; just strengthen the system.
Scott Howell: Don't force seniors into private market.
Ted Cruz: Save Medicare by raising eligibility age.
Tom Smith: Allow individuals to opt out of Medicare.
Albert N. Gore: Illegal workers do jobs Americans will not take.
Joe Donnelly: Protect American jobs.
Ted Cruz: Extending unemployment benefits exacerbates joblessness.
Angus King: No major changes needed for long-term stability.
Bob Kerrey: Raise retirement age & income cap.
Charlie Summers: Stop robbing the Trust Fund.
Cynthia Dill: Increase income cap & reduce costs with discipline.
Deb Fischer: System is unsustainable and must be reformed.
Elizabeth Emken: Never alter or limit current benefits.
John Barrasso: A sacred trust: people paid in & expect it back.
Linda McMahon: Bipartisan reforms but no privatization.
Paul Sadler: Modest reforms but no overhaul; system is sound.
Ted Cruz: Raise retirement age; cap increases to inflation rate.
Tom Smith: Reform should include personal retirement accounts.
Tommy Thompson: Make Social Security solvent.
Bob Kerrey: Support the Buffett rule: lower tax on wages.
Paul Sadler: Investing in infrastructure secures economic future.
The above quotations are from 2012 AARP Senate Voter Guide.