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Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
Unintimidated,
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harmís Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

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Obama Cabinet members actions and issues


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Budget & Economy
    Julian Castro: Too-tight credit market hurts minority home ownership.
    Rahm Emanuel: Economy was in freefall in 2008; we're still recovering.
Civil Rights
    Tom Vilsack: Resolved all USDA discrimination lawsuits.
    Thomas Perez: Make good on opportunity for people with disabilities.
    Thomas Perez: Expand opportunity for marginalized communities.
    Thomas Perez: Women still earn 77 cents on the dollar compared to men.
    Arne Duncan: Same-sex couples should be legally allowed to marry.
    Tom Vilsack: 2011: Gay marriage at state level only, for now.
Drugs
    Tom Vilsack: $51.4 million for opioid abuse clinics in rural communities.
Education
    Hilda Solis: $500M for businesses partnerships at community colleges.
    Arne Duncan: Engage innovation community with early learning community.
    Kathleen Sebelius: Engage innovation community with early learning community.
Energy & Oil
    Tom Vilsack: Bio-based energy for greater independence and flexibility.
    Steven Chu: Increase Efficiency and Conservation of Energy.
    Steven Chu: Coal is my worst nightmare.
    Steven Chu: Nuclear waste issues are still not fully resolved.
Environment
    Julian Castro: At HUD: $1 billion National Disaster Resilience Competition.
    Julian Castro: More funding for lead-safe regulations in low-income housing.
    Thomas Perez: Coal dust: Shouldn't sacrifice your life for your livelihood.
    Kathleen Sebelius: Environmental justice strategy: protect polluted communities.
Families & Children
    Tom Vilsack: Born into an orphanage and adopted in 1951.
    Thomas Perez: Expand access to paid leave & overtime protections.
    Thomas Perez: US Is only industrialized nation without paid family leave.
    Thomas Perez: Focus on reducing child labor internationally.
Foreign Policy
    Hillary Clinton: Work toward Arab Spring not being hijacked by extremists.
    Hillary Clinton: 1% of budget on foreign aid maintains our global leadership.
Free Trade
    Tom Vilsack: Government negotiations facilitate favorable trade.
Health Care
    Thomas Perez: ObamaCare is an important part of anti-poverty efforts.
Homeland Security
    Thomas Perez: DOL helped reduce veteran unemployment from 8.7% to 4.3%.
    Hillary Clinton: We responded to Benghazi immediately, and for the long run.
    Chuck Hagel: Supports the full repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell.
    Chuck Hagel: Hezbollah & Hamas are terrorists; Israeli self-defense ok.
    Chuck Hagel: Regrets using the term "Jewish lobby" for pro-Israel groups.
Immigration
    Janet Napolitano: Deferring DREAMer deportations about priorities, not policy.
    Thomas Perez: Fixing broken system brings 11M workers out of shadows.
Jobs
    Thomas Perez: Long-overdue increase in the minimum wage, and index it.
    Thomas Perez: Include homecare workers in minimum wage & overtime laws.
    Thomas Perez: Full-time minimum wage workers should not live in poverty.
Principles & Values
    Thomas Perez: First Latino elected to the Montgomery County Council.
Social Security
    Thomas Perez: Can't cling to defined benefit mentality in modern world.
Technology
    Tom Vilsack: Bio-based products reduce rural American unemployment.
    Hillary Clinton: PIPA: When information is stifled, Internet is diminished.
    Hillary Clinton: WikiLeaks tears at fabric of government.
War & Peace
    Hillary Clinton: Policy of prevention, not containment, on Iranian nukes.
    Chuck Hagel: Keep options beyond containment for Iran.
    Hillary Clinton: Agrees with Newt Gingrich that Iraq policy is a mess.
Welfare & Poverty
    Julian Castro: ConnectHome: make HUD the Department of Opportunity.
    Thomas Perez: War on Poverty has reduced poor from 30% to 13%.


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