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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)

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Ron Paul vs. Rand Paul On The Issues
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As part of OnTheIssues' paperback book series for 2016, we address the trend among frontrunners of their "family legacy." There are three candidates whose family members have run for president, and voters might assume that the new candidate generally concurs with the policy stances of the older candidates. Is that true? We address that issue for:

Where Ron Paul and Rand Paul disagree on Social issues:
Issue:Ron PaulRand Paul
School vouchers:Limited support of vouchers:
Competition helps, but vouchers invite bureaucratic control
School choice for all:
Allow school choice for everyone, white, brown, or black
Gay rights:No amendment to define marriage:
Voted NO on Constitutional Amendment banning same-sex marriage
Amendment to define marriage:
Supports Amendment to prevent same sex marriage
Drug Policy:End war on drugs:
Cancel the drug war, and cancel its violence
Legalize marijuana:
Favors legalizing medical marijuana

Where Ron Paul and Rand Paul disagree on Economic issues:
Issue:Ron PaulRand Paul
Free Trade:Hard core support:
No embargoes & no tariffs; but no NAFTA too
Support with incentives:
Accompany free trade laws with other export inducers
Social Security:End Social Security:
Abolish Social Security, but not overnight
Fix Social Security:
Raise retirement age gradually; allow opting out
Welfare & Poverty:It's unconstitutional:
Welfare state isn't in the Constitution
It perpetuates poverty:
Federal "gifts" don't generate wealth but perpetuate poverty
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Civil Rights
    Ron Paul: Where do Ron and Rand Paul disagree on social issues?
Foreign Policy
    Rand Paul: Where do Ron and Rand Paul disagree on foreign issues?
Welfare & Poverty
    Ron Paul: Where do Ron and Rand Paul disagree on economic issues?

The above quotations are from Ron Paul vs. Rand Paul On The Issues
by Jesse Gordon of OnTheIssues.org.

Where Ron Paul and Rand Paul disagree on Foreign issues:
Issue:Ron PaulRand Paul
Iran:Stay out of Iran:
No war propaganda against Iran; learn from Iraq
Keep options on Iran:
Keep all options on the table, but don't declare war on Iran
Israel:Cut off all aid:
Cut off all foreign aid to Israel & to Arabs
Maintain alliance:
As only democracy in Mideast, Israel is important ally
Privacy vs National Security:Privacy first against terrorism:
Constitution even protects terrorists, not just citizens
Spying on terrorstis ok:
I don't mind spying on terrorists, but not on all Americans
Foreign aid:End foreign aid :
Foreign aid wastes billions, with unintended consequences
Limit foreign aid:
Stop sending foreign aid to people who don't like us
Military Spending:Cut absolute defense spending:
Neither Dems nor GOP will cut one nickel from militarism
Cut relative defense spending:
Defense should be largest part of much smaller budget

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