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Excerpts from Books by and about 2008 candidates
Sen. John McCain (R, AZ)
Why Courage Matters
Sen. Barack Obama(D, IL)
Dreams From My Father
Sen. Joe Biden (D, DE)
Promises to Keep
Gov. Sarah Palin (R, AK)
New Energy for Alaska
Rep. Bob Barr (L)
The Meaning of IS
Rep. Cynthia McKinney (G)
Green Party Debate
Ralph Nader (I)
The Good Fight
Alan Keyes (NAIP)
Our Character, Our Future

Sen. Hillary Clinton
It Takes A Village
Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Gov. Mike Huckabee
Character Makes A Difference
Amb. Alan Keyes
Our Character, Our Future
Rep. Ron Paul
Freedom Under Siege
Gov. Mitt Romney

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2007 Republican primary debate hosted by; moderated by CNN's Anderson Cooper, on Nov. 28, 2007

   Mitt Romney: Would be delighted to sign federal ban on all abortions.
   Ron Paul: Get the federal government out of abortion decision.
   Rudy Giuliani: Would probably not sign federal ban on all abortions.
Budget & Economy
   John McCain: Republicans have forgotten how to control spending.
   Mike Huckabee: To reduce spending, get rid of IRS & revamp DHS.
   Mitt Romney: Fundamentally change how Washington works, to reduce pork.
   Rudy Giuliani: Across-the-board spending cuts; zero out failing programs.
   Mitt Romney: To reduce black on black crime, get more moms and dads.
Foreign Policy
   Ron Paul: Stronger national defense by changing our foreign policy.
Free Trade
   Duncan Hunter: Letís buy American this Christmas season.
   Tom Tancredo: Voted NO on permanent normalized trade relations with China.
Gun Control
   Duncan Hunter: Bearing arms is a tradition of the American soldier.
   John McCain: I know how to use guns; but I donít own one.
   Rudy Giuliani: Government can impose reasonable regulations on guns.
Homeland Security
   John McCain: Waterboarding is torture; weíre not going to torture people.
   Mitt Romney: Not wise for us to describe our interrogation techniques.
   Rudy Giuliani: Remain on offense against Islamic terrorism.
   Fred Thompson: Pledges to veto any immigration bill that involves amnesty.
   John McCain: Illegal immigrants are Godís children as well.
   Mike Huckabee: FactCheck: AR college bill accepted illegals after 3 years.
   Mitt Romney: Illegal immigrants shouldnít get tuition break in schools.
   Mitt Romney: FactCheck: Illegals employed at his home, but by contractor.
   Rudy Giuliani: BorderStat & virtual fence: just stop people from coming in.
   Rudy Giuliani: FactCheck: NYC acted like ďsanctuary cityĒ, in all but name.
   Tom Tancredo: Iím not going to aid any more immigration.
Principles & Values
   Mike Huckabee: Jesus was too smart to ever run for public office.
   Mike Huckabee: I believe the Bible is the word of revelation.
   Mitt Romney: Bible is the word of God; I donít disagree with Bible.
   Rudy Giuliani: Bible is greatest book ever written, but itís allegorical.
Tax Reform
   Duncan Hunter: Would be wrong to pledge never to raise taxes.
   John McCain: We need a simpler, fairer tax code, but not FairTax.
   Mike Huckabee: FactCheck: FairTax would not eliminate IRS; just change role.
   Ron Paul: I have never voted for a tax increase; and never will.
   Tom Tancredo: Promise to oppose any efforts to raise taxes.
War & Peace
   John McCain: Help Maliki government move forward as rapidly as possible.

The above quotations are from 2007 Republican primary debate hosted by; moderated by CNN's Anderson Cooper, on Nov. 28, 2007.

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