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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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Columns and news articles in Newsweek magazine

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    Articles from Newsweek magazine:
  • Presidential primary 2024: "Newsweek asks Robert F. Kennedy Jr: Why Not Stop the Conspiracy Theories?," by Paul Bond, 7/20/23 , (Link)
  • Presidential primary 2024: "Biden Challenger RFK Jr. Aligns With GOP on Key Culture War Issue," by Fatma Khaled, 4/30/23, (Link)
  • Newsweek, "Republican's Remarks About Putin Stun CPAC 2023 Audience," by Darragh Roche, 3/3/23, (Link)
  • Newsweek, "Senate Candidate Slammed for Comparing Obama and AOC to Trump Raid," by Xander Landen, 8/11/22
  • Newsweek, "Sununu Slams 'No Exception' Abortion Ban Backed by Fellow GOP Gov. Noem," by Fatma Khaled, 7/10/22
  • Newsweek, "Stop Weaponizing Climate for Partisan Political Gain | Opinion," by Joe Pinion, 4/25/22
  • Newsweek magazine, "Marjorie Taylor Greene Calls January 6 Riot Defendants 'Political Prisoners of War'," by Brendan Cole, 11/11/21
  • On 2022_AZ_Senate: "Blake Masters, Arizona GOP Senate Candidate, Rails Against 'Anti-White Racism'," by Jack Dutton, 8/10/21
  • On January 6th Capitol Riot, "Chuck Schumer Makes Passionate Call To Renew Capitol Insurrection Commission," by Darragh Roche, 6/9/21
  • On LA-5 House race: "Julia Letlow, whose husband died from COVID, on GOP vaccine doubters: use my story," by Emily Cazchor. 3/28/2021
  • On Biden Promises: "Biden Promises 100 Million COVID Vaccine Shots by April 30, Will Cut Federal Red Tape to Do It," by Elizabeth Crisp, 1/15/21
  • 2020_Pres.: "Biden DNC Speech Vows Action on Russia Bounties, China Decoupling," by David Brennan, 8/21/20
  • SC-Senate: "Jaime Harrison Promises 'New South' in Close Senate Race," by Alexandra Hutzler, 6/8/20
  • (On Trump Impeachment): "This Is the Third Impeachment I've Worked On. It's by Far the Most Serious," by Zoe Lofgren, 12/13/19
  • (On 2020 presidential hopefuls): "Former Coal Executive And Prisoner Seeking Constitution Party Nomination For President," by Aila Slisco, 10/22/19
  • Newsweek," U.S. Ambassador to Canada Mocked for Climate Change Stance--Again," by Kashmira Gander, 12/7/18
  • (On Charles Schumer & Elaine Chao): Newsweek's Nicole Goodkind on 2018 Trump Administration, 9/24/2018
  • (On Pope Francis): Newsweek magazine, "Christmas Message", 12/25/2017
  • On 2022 MO Senate race: "Abortion in America: Missouri's Republican Governor Renews Attempt to Tighten Abortion Laws," by Sofia Lotto Persio, 6/8/17
  • SCOTUS: Newsweek magazine on Neil Gorsuch SCOTUS confirmation hearings, 1/27/2017
  • (On Sarah Palin): Newsweek on 2015 Conservative Political Action Conf., 2/27/2015
  • (On Jon Huntsman): Newsweek magazine, "The Manchurian Candidate", 1/4/2011
  • (On Jon Tester): Newsweek interview, 8/22/2006
  • (On Dick Cheney): Newsweek cover story, 11/17/2003
  • (On Wesley Clark): Newsweek, "The Last Word" interview, 7/9/2003
  • (On Al Gore): Newsweek, p. 31, 12/20/1999
  • (On George W. Bush): Newsweek, p. 31, 12/20/1999
  • (On Bill Bradley): Newsweek, p. 31, 12/20/1999
  • (On Elizabeth Dole): Newsweek Magazine, p. 32, 4/26/1999
  • (On Sarah Palin): Q&A with Newsweek’s Brian Braiker, 8/29/2008
  • (On Brad Carson): Eleanor Clift, Newsweek, 4/30/2004
  • (On Sarah Palin): Amanda Coyne in Newsweek, 9/22/2008
  • (On Bob Barr): Daniel Stone in Newsweek magazine, 5/13/2008
  • (On Samuel Alito): George F. Will, Newsweek, "Three Samples of Alito", 11/21/2005
  • (On Howard Dean): Michael Isikoff, Newsweek, 12/8/2003
  • (On Mike Bloomberg): By Michael Bloomberg in Newsweek: "The Changing Gun Debate", 4/30/2007
  • (On Cory Booker): Andrew Romano interview in Newsweek, 12/20/2010
  • (On Al Gore & Mitt Romney): 2008 speculation: Eleanor Clift, Newsweek, "Gore Redux", 4/28/2006
  • (On George W. Bush): Former Congressman Steve Gunderson, Newsweek, p. 43, 4/24/2000

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Chris Sununu: Disagrees with states having no exception abortion bans.
    Eric Greitens: Overturn law making St. Louis into "abortion sanctuary city".
    Neil Gorsuch: Let Hobby Lobby skip contraceptives on religious grounds.
    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: Keep government away from women's childbearing choices.
Civil Rights
    Bob Barr: Threats to liberty in post-9/11 world require libertarianism.
    Doug Jones: 2000: Got convictions of two involved in 1963 church bombing.
    George W. Bush: No gay adoptions; but listens to gay GOP group.
    Marjorie Taylor Greene: Insurrection defendants are political prisoners of war.
    Samuel Alito: Schools cannot limit student speech insulting other students.
    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: Against biological males participating in women's sports.
    Marianne Williamson: Declare transgender murder/suicide a national emergency.
    Kari Lake: Pride Month marketing being "thrown" in people's faces.
    Elaine Chao: Public-private partnerships for innovating on infrastructure.
    Jon Huntsman: Aggressively pro-business agenda as governor.
    Neil Gorsuch: Taught law school courses on anti-trust and legal ethics.
    Cory Booker: $1,000 reward for crime tips leading to gun recovery.
    Don Blankenship: Served sentence, called himself a "political prisoner".
    Neil Gorsuch: Police tasers aren't excessive force, even if person killed.
    Samuel Alito: Casinos not responsible for drunken gambling losses.
    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: Release Sirhan Sirhan; doesn't believe he shot RFK.
    Samuel Alito: Alcohol ads cannot be banned from school newspapers.
    Sarah Palin: Rejected making Wasilla bars close earlier than 5 AM.
    Blake Masters: Schools are indoctrinating students with anti-white racism.
    Doug Jones: Supported integration of his high school in late '60s.
Energy & Oil
    Al Gore: An Inconvenient Truth: Gore’s movie about global warming.
    Al Gore: Global warming captured Gore’s interest as student.
    Joe Pinion: Capitalism is the solution for developing renewables.
    Kelly Craft: Climate change: "I respect both sides of the science".
Families & Children
    Doug Jones: Supported women accusing opponent of sexual misconduct.
Foreign Policy
    Joe Biden: The days of cozying up to dictators is over.
    Pope Francis: Israel & Palestine should be separate, independent countries.
Free Trade
    Bill Hagerty: Biden making us dependent on China for solar & wind.
    Joe Biden: Won't be at the mercy of other countries to protect our own.
    Jon Tester: Federal farm subsidies are a necessary evil.
Government Reform
    Charles Schumer: We need independent commission on insurrection.
    Neil Gorsuch: Strict originalist: interpret Constitution as Founders meant.
Gun Control
    Lincoln Chafee: 2014: B+ rating from Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence.
    Mike Bloomberg: It's not about gun control, it's about crime control.
    Sarah Palin: Hunts as much as she can; freezer-full of wild game.
    Perry Johnson: I am pro-Second Amendment; I am pro-freedom.
Health Care
    Andrew Yang: Invest in "telehealth" allowing internet access to doctors.
    Joe Biden: Made 100M vaccination goal, but not 70% goal.
    Julia Letlow: COVID can touch anyone; get a vaccine and save your life.
    Mitt Romney: State universal coverage plan is national test case.
    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: Would put Dr. Fauci on trial over COVID vaccines.
Homeland Security
    Joe Biden: Don't turn a blind eye to Russian bounties on US soldiers.
    Sarah Palin: Let veterans apply skills to skip state certification.
    Pope Francis: Take better care of refugees driven from their land.
    Jon Huntsman: 2008: GOP should tack to the middle on immigration.
    Joe Biden: Let Title 42 expire: more humanitarian asylum policy.
    Robert F. Kennedy Jr.: War on Drugs creates desperate conditions south of border.
    Sarah Palin: Closed last factory in Wasilla in 2007.
Principles & Values
    Al Gore: Parallels to Nixon’s comeback from 1960 vs. 1968.
    Bill Clinton: Lying about sex is not an abuse of presidential power.
    Bob Barr: Expects votes to come from those who would sit out election.
    Bob Barr: Rejects “spolier” label; expects to win electoral votes.
    Brad Carson: Member of Cherokee Nation; descendant of “Trail of Tears”.
    Howard Dean: Sealed governorship records for 10 years.
    Jaime Harrison: Not political issues: about doing what is right.
    Jon Tester: Sen. Burns brings scandals like Abramoff & bridge-to-nowhere.
    Mark Meuser: Compared seized Trump documents to raid on Obama.
    Mitt Romney: Faces questions on Mormonism like Kennedy did on Catholicism.
    Richard Nixon: Nixon abused powers to improperly influence election.
    Sarah Palin: Officiated a marriage in the aisle of Wal-Mart.
    Wesley Clark: Candidacy about national security going wrong.
Social Security
    Joe Biden: Some Republicans want to cut Social Security and Medicare.
    Joe Biden: Public commitment from both parties: no cuts to entitlements.
    Chris Pappas: No cuts to Social Security & Medicare to sustain tax cuts.
Tax Reform
    Jon Huntsman: Pro-business agenda, including targeted tax cuts.
    Al Gore: Cautious moratorium on Internet sales taxes.
    Andrew Yang: Internet users should have property rights to their data.
    Andrew Yang: Allow people to cast ballots through mobile apps.
    Bill Bradley: Cautious moratorium on Internet sales taxes.
    Charles Schumer: Public-private partnerships allow "Trump tolls" for cronies.
    Elaine Chao: Make self-driving cars a reality, and quickly.
    George W. Bush: Extend Internet sales tax ban; but wary of Main St. losses.
    Jon Huntsman: Prevent Chinese manufacturers from selling patented products.
War & Peace
    Dick Cheney: Most dire view of terrorist threat of all Bush advisers.
    Elizabeth Dole: We must win, even if it takes ground troops.
    Sarah Palin: Yes, we can kill our way to victory in the Mideast.
    Wesley Clark: Get the Iraqis involved in taking responsibilities.
    Kari Lake: Why are we sending weapons and ammunition to Ukraine?

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