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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)
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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News coverage of `Blue Wave` 2018 House races in New Jersey


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    from 2018 House NJ elections (number of quotes indicated):
  • Andy Kim (7) Democrat U.S. Rep New Jersey- 3
  • Chris Smith (1)
  • Jeff Van Drew (4) Democrat U.S. Rep New Jersey- 2
  • Mikie Sherrill (4) Democrat U.S. Rep New Jersey- 11
  • Tom Malinowski (2) Democrat U.S. Rep New Jersey- 7
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    2018 New Jersey House race news coverage:
  • NJ-11: New Jersey State League of Municipalities, "Rep. Sherrill Urges Congress to Act on SALT Cap Relief," December 13, 2019
  • NJ-4: Idaho Statesman, "Trump signs bills in support of Hong Kong; China furious," Associated Press, Nov. 27, 2019
  • NJ-11: MeriTalk.com, "Bipartisan House Bill Supports New NIST CoE, Election Security Research", by Katie Malone, Nov 13, 2019
  • NJ-11: The Livingston Patch, "Rep. Sherrill: Here's Why I Voted Yes On Coastline Protection Act," by Eric Kiefer, Sep 16, 2019
  • NJ-11: The Livingston Patch, "Rep. Mikie Sherrill Joins Battle To Fund Gateway Tunnel," by Eric Kiefer, Jan 23, 2019
  • NJ-3: Rolling Stone, "Why Democrats Should Embrace Pot for the Midterms" By Matt Laslo, 10/29/2018
  • NJ-3: NBC Philadelphia "Andy Kim, Running in NJ's 3rd Congressional District in the 2018 Midterm Elections", 10/5/2018
  • NJ-3: National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare, "Letter of Endorsement for Andy Kim" by Max Richtman, 8/29/2018
  • NJ-2: Cape May County Herald, "Til Pot's Legal It's Illegal," by Bill Barlow Aug 8, 2018
  • NJ-3: League of Conservation Voters, "LCV Action Fund endorses Andy Kim For Congress" by Holly Burke, 8/3/2018
  • NJ-2: Press of Atlantic City, "Without funding, offshore wind project for AC hangs in limbo" by Claire Lowe, Jun 30, 2017
  • (More coverage to follow)


    Special coverage of "Blue Wave" states:
  • CA: 7 new House members including 6 Democrats and 5 Democratic takeovers
  • FL: 5 new House members including 2 Democrats and 2 Democratic takeovers
  • MI: 5 new House members including 4 Democrats and 2 Democratic takeovers
  • MN: 5 new House members including 3 Democrats and 2 Democratic takeovers (and 1 Republican takeover!)
  • NJ: 4 new House members including 4 Democrats and 3 Democratic takeovers
  • NY: 4 new House members including 4 Democrats and 2 Democratic takeovers
  • PA: 7 new House members including 4 Democrats and 4 Democratic takeovers (with statewide redistricting)
  • TX: 10 new House members including 4 Democrats and 2 Democratic takeovers
  • VA: 5 new House members including 3 Democrats and 3 Democratic takeovers
  • Endorsements: Organizational endorsements of new House members, from groups that focus on one issue
  • All other states: 51 new House members including 17 Democratic takeovers
    Conclusion: the "Blue Wave" means Democrats took over Congress but the rest is media hype.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Mikie Sherrill: Backs public works project connecting NJ and NYC.
Drugs
    Andy Kim: Remove marijuana from controlled substance list.
    Jeff Van Drew: Supports medical but not recreational marijuana.
Education
    Jeff Van Drew: Supports college affordability via bipartisan common ground.
Energy & Oil
    Andy Kim: We must be leaders in transition to green economy.
    Jeff Van Drew: Use green and traditional energy sources to contain costs.
Environment
    Mikie Sherrill: Vote for moratorium on coastline oil/gas leasing.
    Andy Kim: Stop gutting the EPA.
Government Reform
    Mikie Sherrill: Co-sponsored bipartisan bill on election security.
    Andy Kim: Disapproves of partisan redistricting and voter suppression.
Homeland Security
    Andy Kim: Strong national security for today's nuclear terrorism.
    Tom Malinowski: Opposed Bush administration's policy allowing torture.
Social Security
    Jeff Van Drew: Must not privatize Social Security and Medicare.
    Tom Malinowski: Protect Social Security and Medicare.
    Andy Kim: Supports Social Security and its role for the elderly.
Tax Reform
    Mikie Sherrill: Protests federal cap on state, local tax deduction.
Technology
    Andy Kim: Greater investment in fast-growing STEM industries.
War & Peace
    Chris Smith: U.S. is not kidding about human rights in Hong Kong & China.


The above quotations are from News coverage of `Blue Wave` 2018 House races in New Jersey.

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