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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
Fire and Fury,
by Michael Wolff (2018)
Trump Revealed,
by Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher (2016)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2016)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
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)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
by Cory Booker (2016)
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)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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2018 New York Senate race: debates and news coverage

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    from 2018 NY Senate race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Charles Schumer (2) Democratic Sr Senator New York
  • Chele Farley (14) Republican candidate for senator from New York New York
  • Dave Webber (9) Republican Candidate for New York U.S. Senator New York
  • Kirsten Gillibrand (10) New York Democratic candidate for President; New York Senator
  • Scott Noren (8) Democratic candidate for senator from New York New York
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    New York 2018 Senatorial debates and race coverage:
  • The Nation magazine, "Why Democratic Contenders Now Call for Abolishing the Electoral College," by John Nichols, Apr. 8, 2019
  • Hollywood Reporter, "Gillibrand Talks 'Infuriating' Inaction on Gun Control," by Katie Kilkenny & Hilary Lewis, Nov. 08, 2018
  • ABC-7 Eyewitness News, “Gillibrand, Farley face off in Senate debate,” October 25, 2018
  • White House press release, "WTAS: Support for President Trump's Successful Trade Negotiations with Mexico and Canada," Oct. 2, 2018
  • The Journal News, "Deadly deliveries up in NY," by David Robinson, Aug. 28, 2018
  • Independent Journal Review, "Dem Senator 'Confused' After ICE Official Explains," by Julio Rosas, Jul 31, 2018
  • Breitbart News, "Farley: Get MS-13 'Monsters' Out of New York," by Aaron Klein, May 28, 2018
  • The Auburn Citizen, auburnpub.com, "Farley endorsed by Reform Party," by Robert Harding, May 26, 2018
  • Buffalo News, "Farley brings Senate campaign against Gillibrand to Buffalo," by Robert J. McCarthy, May 17, 2018
  • The Auburn Citizen, "Rep. Elise Stefanik endorses Chele Farley for Senate," by Robert Harding, March 28, 2018
  • ArtVoice.com, "Chele Farley Chastises Senator Gillibrand Over NY's Donor State Status," March 13, 2018
  • City and State NY (e-zine), "Gillibrand talks Trump's tweets and sexual harassment," by Grace Segers, Feb. 5, 2018
  • Times-Union, "Businesswoman Chele Farley to challenge Gillibrand," by Casey Seiler, February 1, 2018
  • Jacobin Magazine, "Gillibrand, Trump, Clinton, and the Cabinet," 5/9/2017
  • PR Newswire.com, "Noren Announces Occupation of Time Warner Cable," press release from Noren For Senate, Feb. 10, 2012
  • Patch.com, "Q&A with U.S. Senate Candidate Dr. Scott Noren," by Krista Madsen, June 14, 2012

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Budget & Economy
    Charles Schumer: Measure distribution of growth, not just overall GDP growth.
    Chele Farley: NY can no longer afford to be a donor state; keep money here.
    Scott Noren: Real way to build economy is by making SBA loans available.
    Scott Noren: Incarcerate criminals but sentences should reflect the crime.
    Chele Farley: Convicted murderers/rapists should lose voting rights.
    Scott Noren: Opioid solutions are not working; start with prescriptions.
    Chele Farley: Keep more tax dollars local, to fight opioid crisis.
    Scott Noren: National school voucher system for community college.
    Chele Farley: Keep donor tax money; use it on education and infrastructure.
Energy & Oil
    Scott Noren: No more nuclear power plants; invest in green energy jobs.
    Scott Noren: Ban fracking; scrap nonsense regulations.
    Dave Webber: We need 100% world consensus or EPA is a wasteful burden.
Families & Children
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Modernize obstetrics to cut increases in childbirth deaths.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Women run for office because Trump demeans & devalues women.
Foreign Policy
    Chele Farley: Pro-Israel; challenge mistakes like Iran nuclear deal.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Opposes boycotts of businesses in Israel.
Free Trade
    Charles Schumer: Supports USMCA trade agreement to replace NAFTA.
    Scott Noren: Free trade agreements kill jobs & move them overseas.
Government Reform
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Abolish the Electoral College.
    Chele Farley: Term limits is a good start in reforming government.
Gun Control
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Inaction on mass shootings due to greed of NRA & gunmakers.
Health Care
    Chele Farley: Medicare public option amounts to socialized medicine.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Expand Medicare and add not-for-profit public option.
    Dave Webber: ObamaCare drastically increased insurance rates.
Homeland Security
    Scott Noren: Proactive, not reactive, actions taken to aid military.
    Chele Farley: Pays respect and honors US Army, celebrating 243rd birthday.
    Dave Webber: 20 Vets commit suicide every day--we must do better by them.
    Chele Farley: Central American refugees are an invasion, not a caravan.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Central American migrant caravan is seeking asylum.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: Get rid of ICE; separate anti-terrorism from border control.
    Chele Farley: Against open borders; let border agents question suspects.
    Dave Webber: Pathway to citizenship needed for law abiding immigrants.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: 2007 SAVE Act: beef up border; oppose sanctuary cities.
    Kirsten Gillibrand: 2010: moratorium on government immigration raids.
    Chele Farley: Recoup donor taxes and use them to create quality jobs.
    Dave Webber: Increasing minimum wage will result in less jobs.
Principles & Values
    Chele Farley: Condemned with IFFY award for running "Issue-Free" campaign.
Social Security
    Dave Webber: Maximum limit for pay into social security needs increase.
Tax Reform
    Chele Farley: Criticizes Congressional GOP tax plan.
    Dave Webber: Keep tax rate higher on wealthy for now, & slowly lower it.
    Chele Farley: Use recaptured tax money to rebuild state infrastructure.
War & Peace
    Dave Webber: Need diplomatic dialogue to keep Middle East under control.
Welfare & Poverty
    Dave Webber: False unemployment rate means rise in welfare & food stamps.

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  • Charles Schumer Democratic Sr Senator New York
  • Chele Farley Republican candidate for senator from New York New York
  • Dave Webber Republican Candidate for New York U.S. Senator New York
  • Kirsten Gillibrand New York Democratic candidate for President; New York Senator
  • Scott Noren Democratic candidate for senator from New York New York

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