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)
2016 Kansas Senate race: debates and news coverage
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from 2016 KS Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
- Greg Orman (1) Kansas Independent candidate for Governor
- Jerry Moran (2) Republican Jr Senator Kansas
- Patrick Wiesner (32) Democratic Senate candidate Kansas
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
Kansas Senate debates and race coverage:
- Topeka Capital-Journal, "2016 voters guide: Patrick Wiesner," 10/1/2016
- Salina Journal, "Monique Singh-Bey and Patrick Wiesner," by Tim Horan, July 9, 2016
- Topeka Capital Journal, "Orman recalls race in KU forum", by Justin Wingerter, April 8, 2015
- The Emporia Gazette, "Patrick Wiesner survey Q&A", by Patrick Wiesner, August 2, 2014
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Jerry Moran: Life from conception is sacred and must be defended.
Patrick Wiesner: A woman bears the burdens; so trust her judgment.
Budget & Economy|
Patrick Wiesner: Pay off $19T national debt over a period of 25 years.
Patrick Wiesner: Paying off the national debt is the duty of baby boomers.
Patrick Wiesner: End Washington DC's "let's borrow money" culture.
Patrick Wiesner: Generate surpluses & not deficits; pay off our national debt.
Patrick Wiesner: Marriage for two same-sex persons making a life commitment.
Patrick Wiesner: CPA who owns a tax, bankruptcy, and business law practice.
Patrick Wiesner: Failure to stop opioid drug trade is a failure of government.
Patrick Wiesner: Legalizing pot would be surrender, but treat addicts who ask.
Patrick Wiesner: More revenue to increase K-12 funding and college funding.
Energy & Oil|
Patrick Wiesner: Build Keystone pipeline without environmental mistakes.
Patrick Wiesner: Remove tax credits for wind energy & agri-biodiesel fuels.
Patrick Wiesner: End tax credits for wind energy & biofuel--they're gimmicks.
Patrick Wiesner: Support the Keystone Pipeline, with environmental safeguards.
Patrick Wiesner: Why do we waste effort on lesser prairie chicken regulation?
Families & Children|
Patrick Wiesner: Ancestors immigrated to Kansas; kids raised in Kansas.
Patrick Wiesner: Protect American companies against foreign dumping.
Patrick Wiesner: No lobbyist-drafted bills; Senators must read all bills.
Greg Orman: Constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United.
Patrick Wiesner: Lobbyists should never be allowed to draft laws, nor donate.
Patrick Wiesner: Gun rights are limited: no concealed carry on college campus.
Patrick Wiesner: Make ObamaCare work; repeal is unlikely.
Patrick Wiesner: Served 21 years in military; 3 years in Iraq & Afghanistan.
Patrick Wiesner: Hispanics are hard workers--but no amnesty.
Principles & Values|
Jerry Moran: I led the fight to give Republicans control of the Senate.
Patrick Wiesner: Raise $180B for Trust Fund by mandated bond interest rates.
Patrick Wiesner: As CPA, I'll be the Senate expert on the tax code.
Patrick Wiesner: Rewrite a new simpler tax code, but hire more IRS staff.
Patrick Wiesner: Tax attorney and CPA.
Patrick Wiesner: A new simpler code is needed; but IRS needs more staff.
Patrick Wiesner: Immediately start work on roads, bridges, and airports.
War & Peace|
Patrick Wiesner: Protection of Iraqi oil reserves is a vital US interest.
Patrick Wiesner: It's up to the US to completely defeat ISIS.
Welfare & Poverty|
Patrick Wiesner: Change housing policy to avoid taking on more debt.
Click for quotations from other sources by:
- Greg Orman Kansas Independent candidate for Governor
- Jerry Moran Republican Jr Senator Kansas
- Patrick Wiesner Democratic Senate candidate Kansas
The above quotations are from 2016 Kansas Senate race: debates and news coverage.