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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)

Book Reviews

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2020 Georgia Senatorial race: debates and news coverage


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    from 2020 GA Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Brian Kemp (1) Georgia Republican candidate for Governor
  • David Perdue (10) Republican challenger Georgia
  • John James (1) Republican Senate challenger Michigan
  • Johnny Isakson (1) Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative Georgia
  • Ted Terry (11) Democratic Senate challenger Georgia
  • Teresa Tomlinson (21) Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Georgia
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    Georgia 2020 Senatorial debates and race coverage:
  • This is coverage of the regularly-scheduled 6-year Senate election; Georgia also has a special election for a 2-year Senate term to replace retiring Senator Johnny Isakson.
  • Under the Radar Mag, "Mayor Ted Terry on Running for Senate in Georgia," by Steve King, Dec 19, 2019
  • Times-Enterprise, "Tomlinson says track record shows she can deliver," by Erik Yabor, Aug 7, 2019
  • ProjectQ.us blog, "'Queer Eye' Clarkston Mayor Ted Terry running for U.S. Senate," by Patrick Saunders, Jul 24, 2019
  • Georgia Public Broadcasting, GPB NPR, "Clarkston Mayor Ted Terry Joins Democratic Race For 2020 Senate," by Stephen Fowler, 7/10/19
  • Metro Atlanta CEO, "Perdue Honored By Marsy's Law For Georgia," May 31, 2019
  • The Roanoke Times, "What Georgia voters should know about Teresa Tomlinson," May 18, 2019
  • Project Q Atlanta, "Tomlinson touts LGBTQ record in run for U.S. Senate," by Patrick Saunders, May 16, 2019
  • Press release, "Perdue Announces Support For Improved First Step Act," 12.10.18
  • ABC News, "Perdue rips phone out of student's hand as he's asking question," by Mark Osborne, Oct 15, 2018
  • White House press release, "WTAS: Support for President Trump's Successful Trade Negotiations with Mexico and Canada," Oct. 2, 2018
  • NewsHounds.US, "Black Republican Candidate John James To Assure Us Trump Is Not A Racist," August 12, 2018
  • CityLab.com blog, "What Happens When a Georgia Mayor Gets a Queer Eye Makeover," by Claire Tran, August 3, 2018
  • RollCall.com, "Trump Helsinki Remarks Expose GOP Divide on Foreign Policy," by Rachel Oswald, July 18, 2018
  • USA Today, "Rising debt is greatest national security threat. Here's how to fix it," by David Perdue, Oct. 5, 2017
  • US Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC.org), "400+ Georgia Leaders Back Diplomacy to Advance US Interests Overseas," 8/25/17
  • Georgia Public Broadcasting, "Perdue Urges Diplomatic Response To North Korea," by Max Moran, Aug 25, 2017
  • GeorgiaPol.com, "David Perdue Wrong on Justice Reform," by Jason Pye, May 2, 2016
  • Albany Herald, "Perdue outlines three crises in maiden Senate speech," by Jim Hendricks, Apr 27, 2015

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Abortion
    Teresa Tomlinson: A woman is the sole fiduciary of her body and any pregnancy.
    Johnny Isakson: Returned from surgery to defund Planned Parenthood.
Budget & Economy
    Teresa Tomlinson: Invest in infrastructure for rural farmers.
Civil Rights
    Teresa Tomlinson: Expand Voting Rights Act; end voter suppression.
    Ted Terry: Made Election Day a city holiday.
    Ted Terry: Registered 8000 new Americans as voters over six years.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Add sexual orientation & gender identity to Civil Rights Act.
    Ted Terry: Prioritize Equality Act; overturn transgender military ban.
    Brian Kemp: OpEd: refuses to process thousands of voter registrations.
    David Perdue: OpEd: avoids voter suppression questions.
    John James: Trump policies good for African-Americans & elevate everyone.
Crime
    Teresa Tomlinson: End abuse of cash bail bonds & for-profit prisons.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Fund reentry programs and restore voting rights to ex-felons.
    Ted Terry: Supports "civilian-led policing" board hiring, firing police.
    David Perdue: Supports expanding rights of crime victims.
    David Perdue: Supported First Step Act with restrictions.
    David Perdue: Opposed Sentencing Reform Act as too lenient.
Drugs
    Teresa Tomlinson: Remove marijuana from Controlled Substance Act schedule.
    Teresa Tomlinson: End sentencing disparities between crack and powder cocaine.
    Ted Terry: Decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Education
    Teresa Tomlinson: Led the fight to save women's college from shutting down.
Energy & Oil
    Teresa Tomlinson: Clean economy will create jobs, lower energy costs.
    Ted Terry: Commitment to 100% clean energy transition.
    Ted Terry: Climate change is personal because I'm 36, will be around.
Foreign Policy
    Teresa Tomlinson: My support for Israel is unshakable.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Restore and support our traditional alliances.
    David Perdue: Defends Trump on Putin; must engage with Russia.
    David Perdue: National debt impacts our foreign policy.
    David Perdue: US should provide aid to encourage development.
Free Trade
    Teresa Tomlinson: Reject policies that put our farmers at disadvantage.
    David Perdue: Supports USMCA trade agreement to replace NAFTA.
Gun Control
    Teresa Tomlinson: Universal background checks; assault weapon ban.
    Ted Terry: 2nd Amendment doesn't mean unfettered access to guns.
Health Care
    Teresa Tomlinson: Lower Medicare eligibility to 55, offer public option.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Concerned about closure of rural hospitals.
Homeland Security
    David Perdue: US must address global security crisis with strong defense.
Immigration
    Teresa Tomlinson: End family separation & citizenship for DREAMers.
    Ted Terry: Refugees exemplify the best of what America offers.
Jobs
    Teresa Tomlinson: Support right to organize & protect benefits.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Raise minimum wage to $15 with cost of living adjustments.
    Ted Terry: Raised city minimum wages to $15 an hour.
Principles & Values
    Ted Terry: Prefers evidence-based policy making.
War & Peace
    Teresa Tomlinson: Congress should vote on war actions, including Afghanistan.
    Teresa Tomlinson: Sanctions against Iran, but diplomacy as well.
    David Perdue: North Korean sanctions prove diplomacy succeeds.


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  • Johnny Isakson Republican Jr Senator; previously Representative Georgia
  • Ted Terry Democratic Senate challenger Georgia
  • Teresa Tomlinson Democratic 2020 Senate Challenger Georgia

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