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Books by and about 2016 presidential candidates
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Crippled America ,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)
American Dreams,
by Marco Rubio (2015)
Taking a Stand,
by Rand Paul (2015)
by Scott Walker (2013)
A Time for Truth,
by Ted Cruz (2015)
One Nation,
by Ben Carson (2014)
Trump/Pence vs. Clinton/Kaine On the Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Living History ,
by Hillary Rodham Clinton (2003)
Between Hope and History ,
by Bill Clinton (1996)
In Harmís Way ,
by Dr. Jill Stein (2000)
Democrat vs. Republican vs. Green vs. Libertarian,
Four Party's Presidential Nominees On The Issues (2016)
Books by and about 2012 presidential candidates
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)

Book Reviews

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Joint appearance at Commander-in-Chief Forum, Sept. 7, 2016, moderated by Matt Lauer of NBC News

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump appeared back-to-back in an NBC "Commander-in-Chief forum", moderated by Matt Lauer, on Sept. 7, 2016, taking questions on foreign policy and military topics from the audience.

We re-arranged many of the candidate responses into a "debate" format, as if the two candidates had been on stage together. In fact, they were not, although sometimes they did respond to the other's comments(just a half-hour later).

The mainstream media billed this Forum as a precursor to the actual debates, beginning at the end of September.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Foreign Policy
    Donald Trump: Russia wants to defeat ISIS as badly as we do; work together.
Health Care
    Donald Trump: Create V.A. mental health division to reduce veteran suicide.
    Donald Trump: Let vets see private doctors or VA: that's not privatization.
Homeland Security
    Donald Trump: Create a military court system to deal with sexual assaults.
    Hillary Clinton: Move V.A. into 21st century, but not by privatizing.
    Donald Trump: We've been badly hurt by Mexico both at the border & on jobs.
Principles & Values
    Donald Trump: I beat 16 very talented people in the primary.
    Hillary Clinton: Mistake to use personal email server at State Department.
War & Peace
    Donald Trump: When we defeated Iraq, we didn't know what to do after that.
    Donald Trump: Current leadership hurts military; need change to beat ISIS.
    Donald Trump: I would be slower to go to war than Hillary.
    Donald Trump: I opposed Iraq War in 2004; it destabilized entire Mideast.
    Donald Trump: 2011: Knock out Ghadafi; 2016: Libya war was a mistake.
    Hillary Clinton: Iraq war VOTE was my mistake; Iraq WAR was Bush's mistake.
    Hillary Clinton: Libya war, with full coalition, prevented massacre.

The above quotations are from Joint appearance at Commander-in-Chief Forum, Sept. 7, 2016, moderated by Matt Lauer of NBC News.

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