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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)

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State of the Union address to Joint Session of Congress, and the Democratic Response, Feb. 2, 2005

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    from State of the Union address (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bobby Jindal (1)
  • George W. Bush (20)
  • Harry Reid (4)
  • Nancy Pelosi (5)
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    George W. Bush: Build a culture of life.
Budget & Economy
    George W. Bush: Limit discretionary spending; cut 150 non-essential programs.
    Harry Reid: Bush’s deficit is a ‘birth tax’ of $36,000 on every child.
Civil Rights
    George W. Bush: Constitutional amendment to protect marriage.
    Nancy Pelosi: Defend civil liberties as we protect America.
    George W. Bush: Reward, not punish, the efforts and dreams of entrepreneurs.
    George W. Bush: Expand use of DNA evidence.
    George W. Bush: Increase the size of Pell grants.
    Harry Reid: World-class education to compete in world-wide economy.
Energy & Oil
    George W. Bush: Safe nuclear energy & less dependence on foreign energy.
Health Care
    George W. Bush: Association health plans for small business.
    Harry Reid: Affordable healthcare makes America competitive.
Homeland Security
    George W. Bush: For long-term peace, end conditions that feed radicalism.
    Nancy Pelosi: Our ports and infrastructure are still not secure.
    Nancy Pelosi: Greatest threat is unaccounted & unguarded WMD materials.
    Nancy Pelosi: G.I. Bill of Rights for the 21st century.
    George W. Bush: It’s time to permit temporary guest workers.
Social Security
    Bobby Jindal: Supports Bush's proposal for personal retirement accounts.
    George W. Bush: FactCheck: System may pay less, but will not go bankrupt.
    George W. Bush: FactCheck: Private accounts are a good bet, not a sure thing.
    George W. Bush: FactCheck: Only SOME of your personal account is yours.
    George W. Bush: Social Security system is headed toward bankruptcy.
    George W. Bush: Personal retirement accounts for younger workers.
    Harry Reid: Bush’s plan guarantees a 40% benefit cut.
Tax Reform
    George W. Bush: Taxpayer dollars must be spent wisely or not at all.
    George W. Bush: Re-examine the tax code from top to bottom.
War & Peace
    George W. Bush: Confront Iran as terrorism sponsor; hold Syria accountable.
    George W. Bush: $350M for Palestinian reforms.
    Nancy Pelosi: We cannot occupy Iraq indefinitely: We need an exit plan.
Welfare & Poverty
    George W. Bush: Appoints Laura Bush to lead anti-gang initiative.

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