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)
(click a book cover for a review or other books by or about the presidency from Amazon.com)
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Larry Hogan: 1980s: ban abortions; 1992: don't overturn pro-choice laws.
Michael Steele: Support stem cell research that does not destroy embryos.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Endorsed by NARAL and EMILYís list.
Robert Ehrlich: Supports abortion rights, with mixed voting record.
Budget & Economy|
Michael Steele: Deficit spending mortgages our great grandchildrenís future.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Cut income taxes & 30 other taxes while balancing budget.
Michael Steele: Affirmative action programs still necessary to close divides.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Vociferously opposes more gambling.
Parris Glendening: Vociferously opposes more gambling.
Kathy Szeliga: Policy makers care more about Wall Street than Main Street.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Supports moratorium on the death penalty.
Parris Glendening: Issues moratorium on the death penalty.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Wait for death penalty study for advice on fairness.
Robert Ehrlich: Opposes moratorium on death penalty.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Community-oriented programs better than juvenile boot camps.
Robert Ehrlich: Resurrect boot camps for juvenile justice.
Ben Carson: Education worked for me; don't throw young people away.
E.J. Pipkin: Take a hard look at high salaries at universities.
Howard Dean: No-Child-Left-Behind is Every-School-Board-Left-Behind.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: More character education and more community service.
Energy & Oil|
Michael Steele: Moratorium on gas taxes until price stabilizes.
Michael Steele: Create and sustain real energy independence.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build Maglev train; technology of the future.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build Intercounty Connector highway in an environmental way.
Families & Children|
Kathy Szeliga: Encourage flexibility so employees can be good parents.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Supports family leave benefits.
Al Gore: Teaching career focuses on family in America.
Kathy Szeliga: Cutting deals with our enemy puts America at risk.
Margaret Flowers: ISIS is a symptom of the failure of "War on Terror".
E.J. Pipkin: We donít want foreign policy to be dictated by France.
Kathy Szeliga: Support TPP to expand free trade with Pacific nations.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: $20 million revolving loan fund for fire volunteers.
Margaret Flowers: More background checks; more ammo limits; more regulations.
Michael Steele: Let businesses avoid burdensome and ineffective system.
Michael Steele: Extend sign up period for the Medicare Rx Drug plan.
Michael Steele: Secure our borders immediately; meaningful reform later.
Kathy Szeliga: Look to improve wages for all, not how low wages should be.
Principles & Values|
Ben Carson: Not running for office, but God may call on me.
Ben Carson: End the "war on God".
Rob Sobhani: OpEd: Major-party candidates afraid of debating Sobhani.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend: Build on Glendeningís accomplishments, with different focus.
Al Gore: Laying groundwork for possible comeback.
Barbara Mikulski: Opposed to turning over Social Security to Wall Street.
Michael Steele: Make tax relief permanent and repeal the death tax.
War & Peace|
Chris Van Hollen: End 2002 Iraq War authority; no ground troops in Mideast.
Kathy Szeliga: ISIS presents a serious threat and must be destroyed.
Margaret Flowers: Iran nuke deal is first step towards normalizing relations.
Michael Steele: No cut and run strategy in Iraq.
Barbara Mikulski: Pipkin had no plan for the war and for peace.
E.J. Pipkin: Fight the terrorists in Baghdad rather than in Baltimore.
Welfare & Poverty|
Ben Carson: Charities better at providing for needy than the government.