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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
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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State of Arizona Politicians: secondary Archives

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    from State of Arizona secondary Archives (number of quotes indicated):
  • Debbie Lesko (7) Republican U.S. Rep Arizona-8
  • Frank Riggs (8) Arizona Republican Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Jan Brewer (1) Arizona Republican Governor
  • Jim Lamon (10) Republican Challenger Arizona
  • Jim Pederson (1) 2006 Democratic challenger, state party chair Arizona
  • John F. Kennedy (1)
  • Kari Lake (12) Arizona Republican Challenger
  • Mark Brnovich (1) Republican Challenger Arizona
  • Phil Gordon (1) Arizona Mayor of Phoenix
  • Ruben Gallego (1) Democratic House Member U.S. Rep Arizona-7
  • Steve Gaynor (6) Arizona Republican challenger for Governor
  • Stuart Starky (7) 2004 former Democrat challenger; also ran for Senate in '00 Arizona
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Debbie Lesko: Life begins at conception and must be protected.
    Frank Riggs: Conscience clause for businesses: don't mandate abortion.
    Frank Riggs: I believe in the sanctity of life.
    Jim Lamon: I will support our unalienable Right to Life.
    Kari Lake: I am pro-life; always have and always will be.
Budget & Economy
    Frank Riggs: No one-time gimmicks; we need truth in budgeting.
    Kari Lake: In a public health crisis let citizens decide for themselves.
Civil Rights
    Frank Riggs: Ok for private businesses to decline services to gays.
    Mark Brnovich: Opposed marriage equality, allow business to discriminate.
    Kari Lake: Instead of defunding police, I will fully fund police.
    Steve Gaynor: Oppose efforts to defund, delegitimize law enforcement.
    Stuart Starky: Support the use of the death penalty.
    Stuart Starky: End parole for repeat violent offenders.
    Stuart Starky: Decriminalize medical marijuana.
    Jim Lamon: I will sponsor a nationwide Right to School Choice.
    Kari Lake: The "woke" curriculum is racism; keep it out of our schools.
    Kari Lake: We're going to fund students not systems.
    Steve Gaynor: Given parents choice over school mask and vaccine policies.
    Stuart Starky: Additional funding for Master Teachers.
Energy & Oil
    Jim Lamon: Against Green New Deal, for natural gas and solar.
    John F. Kennedy: Supplement oil resources with atomic energy.
    Frank Riggs: Oppose job-killing EPA regulatory mandates.
    Kari Lake: We must develop new, sustainable sources of water.
    Stuart Starky: Focus on new water resources.
Free Trade
    Debbie Lesko: Free trade needs to be fair trade.
    Debbie Lesko: Investment in education should be done locally.
    Jim Lamon: Level the playing field, no goods from cheap slave labor.
Government Reform
    Jim Lamon: Excessive regulations stifles American innovation.
    Kari Lake: Require voter ID on all ballots.
    Kari Lake: COVID: Pass law forbidding closing churches.
    Ruben Gallego: Get Washington working again by taking money out of politics.
    Steve Gaynor: Demand voter ID, election audits should be routine.
Gun Control
    Debbie Lesko: The second amendment provides an essential right.
    Kari Lake: Second Amendment shall not be infringed.
    Stuart Starky: Concealed carry ok; require background checks.
    Steve Gaynor: I will defend Arizona's Second Amendment Sanctuary law.
Health Care
    Frank Riggs: Stop the "Obamanization" of Arizona.
    Jan Brewer: Expand Medicaid to 133% of the federal poverty level.
    Kari Lake: I will seek to ban vaccine mandates across the board.
    Stuart Starky: Ensure access to basic health care.
Homeland Security
    Debbie Lesko: The military should have the best equipment around.
    Jim Lamon: Congress should stay out of micro-managing the military.
    Debbie Lesko: The border needs to be secure like Trump says.
    Frank Riggs: No "parole in place" amnesty.
    Jim Pederson: Give illegals incentive to come out of the shadows.
    Kari Lake: I am committed to finishing the wall.
    Phil Gordon: Reform needed, but based on looks is unconstitutional.
    Steve Gaynor: If Feds won't do it, state should finish the border wall.
Principles & Values
    Jim Lamon: An industry leader in pursuing "Made in America" policy.
    Jim Lamon: Will donate salary; refuse pension; limit to two terms.
    Kari Lake: Can't allow liberal policies to California our Arizona.
    Steve Gaynor: Arizona: where God, Country, Family and Freedom come first.
Tax Reform
    Debbie Lesko: I have never seen a tax I didn't want to cut.
    Jim Lamon: I will oppose any new or higher tax on Americans.
War & Peace
    Jim Lamon: Refocus military mission on China, our predominate adversary.
Welfare & Poverty
    Frank Riggs: Entitlement society encourages dependency on government.

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