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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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2022 Arizona Gubernatorial race: debates and news coverage

    Click on a participant to pop-up their full list of quotations
    from 2022 AZ Governor's race (number of quotes indicated):
  • Doug Ducey (1) Arizona Republican Governor
  • Kari Lake (11) Arizona Republican Challenger
  • Karrin Taylor Robson (10) Arizona Republican Challenger
  • Katie Hobbs (25) Arizona Democratic Challenger
  • Marco Lopez (4) Arizona Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
  • Matt Salmon (6) Arizona Republican challenger for Governor
  • Steve Gaynor (5) Arizona Republican challenger for Governor
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    2022 Arizona Gubernatorial debates and race coverage:
  • AdImpact.com AdWatch, "Debate," by Lake for AZ Governor, Oct 17, 2022, (Link)
  • CNN: Transcript of "State of the Union": Interview With Arizona Gubernatorial Candidate Kari Lake; and Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs. October 16, 2022, (Link)
  • Transcript: Kari Lake, Republican candidate, and Kate Hobbs, Democratic candidate, on "Face the Nation," Oct. 9, 2022, (Link)
  • Arizona Daily Star, "Discrimination verdict throws wrench into Democrat Katie Hobbs' campaign for AZ governor," by Howard Fischer, Nov 17, 2021
  • KTAR, "Arizona gubernatorial race candidates discuss business, economic issues at forum," by Taylor Tasler, Oct 1, 2021
  • 12news.com, "'Take the mask and shove it': Kari Lake leads anti-mask rally at ASU," by Brahm Resnik, August 15, 2021
  • KUSI-San Diego News, "Arizona gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake (R) campaigns on common sense conservatism," July 22, 2021
  • Arizona Public Media, "Matt Salmon enters race for Governor," by Christopher Conover, Jun 17, 2021
  • KTAR Glendale 92.3-FM, "Gubernatorial candidate Matt Salmon wants to turn back Arizona's blue shift," by Danny Shapiro, June 17, 2021
  • Arizona State University State Press, "Former ASU VP of government affairs enters Arizona's 2022 gubernatorial race," by Reagan Priest, 06/17/2021
  • Fox News, "Former Rep. Matt Salmon enters Arizona gubernatorial race with Club for Growth endorsement," by Caitlin McFall, 6/17/21
  • Arizona Republic, "Matt Salmon jumps back into Arizona politics: He's running for governor for 2nd time," by Andrew Oxford, 6/16/21
  • KTAR, "Hobbs vows transparency, accountability if Arizona governor," by Danny Shapiro, Jun 2, 2021
  • The Western Journal, "Conservative Fox Anchor Who Left over Liberalism Will Run for AZ Gov," by Kipp Jones, June 2, 2021
  • The Arizona Republic, "Kari Lake lost her way as a journalist. Now she's running ... for governor?," by Laurie Roberts, June 1, 2021
  • Arizona Republic, "Former Nogales mayor is first to announce 2022 bid for Arizona governor," by Maria Polletta, 3/16/21
  • Phoenix New Times, "Piecing Together Steve Gaynor," by Elizabeth Whitman, November 4, 2018
  • Arizona Republic, "Steve Gaynor says Arizona doesn't need a law to protect from LGBT discrimination," by Linda Valdez, October 2, 2018

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Keep Arizona one of the strongest pro-Life states in nation.
    Katie Hobbs: Will veto any legislation that attacks Roe v. Wade.
    Steve Gaynor: Self-proclaimed pro-life fiscal/social conservative.
    Kari Lake: We're not giving women choices, they're given one choice.
    Katie Hobbs: Leave politicians entirely out of the decision over abortion.
Budget & Economy
    Katie Hobbs: Inflation in Arizona driven by skyrocketing housing costs.
Civil Rights
    Katie Hobbs: Explicitly ban LGBTQ+ discrimination in a variety of areas.
    Katie Hobbs: Former senate staffer wins $2.75 million discrimination suit.
    Steve Gaynor: Compassion, not laws, enough to stop LGBTQ discrimination.
    Steve Gaynor: Supports "conversion therapy" turning gay people straight.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: More funding for police & keep qualified immunity.
    Katie Hobbs: Reform Dept. of Corrections, kept inmates past release dates.
    Katie Hobbs: Will work to reform Arizona's antiquated sentencing laws.
    Kari Lake: Claimed that teacher's movement supported pot legalization.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: It is time to fund students instead of systems.
    Katie Hobbs: Expedite robust fixes to school buildings across the state.
    Katie Hobbs: New funding for STEM education grants and scholarships.
    Marco Lopez: Include apprenticeships and vocational training programs.
Energy & Oil
    Katie Hobbs: Climate change has an impact on every aspect of our lives.
Free Trade
    Katie Hobbs: Prioritize awarding state contracts to Arizona businesses.
Government Reform
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Supports voter ID, ban on ballot harvesting.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Karrin knows importance of keeping government out of the way.
    Katie Hobbs: Streamline process to start a new business under one roof.
    Katie Hobbs: End conflicts of interest, fight for lobbying rules.
    Katie Hobbs: Disclose campaign contributions, support initiative process.
    Katie Hobbs: Will veto any new voter suppression legislation.
    Marco Lopez: Election was fair; legislature focus is conspiracy theories.
    Marco Lopez: Listen and follow the data; don't make it political.
    Matt Salmon: Strengthen voter ID, ban ballot harvesting.
    Steve Gaynor: Oppose or overturn laws making it easier to vote.
    Kari Lake: We have major problems in our election system.
    Kari Lake: Plenty of evidence why people don't trust our elections.
    Katie Hobbs: Claims of election fraud with no evidence is disqualifying.
Gun Control
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Lifetime NRA member, opposes any efforts to infringe.
    Matt Salmon: A+ rating from the National Rifle Association.
Health Care
    Kari Lake: Protested masking requirement at Arizona State University.
    Katie Hobbs: Expanded Medicaid, providing healthcare for 100,000s.
    Katie Hobbs: Reduce maternal mortality rate, extend Medicaid coverage.
    Marco Lopez: Improving access to high-quality health care is essential.
Homeland Security
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Form state-controlled Arizona State Guard.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Arizona will construct border wall wherever possible.
    Katie Hobbs: We have to fix our broken immigration system.
    Matt Salmon: I believe in strong borders and an Arizona-first agenda.
    Kari Lake: We're going to protect our own border from invasion.
    Kari Lake: A lot of fraudulent asylum claims are being made.
    Katie Hobbs: We've had a pretty bad immigration policy for decades.
    Katie Hobbs: Recruit, hire, and elevate women and minorities.
    Katie Hobbs: Eliminate the tipped minimum wage.
Principles & Values
    Doug Ducey: Entrepreneur and "conservative ice cream guy".
    Kari Lake: Cancel culture is meant to keep people from speaking out.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: All rights flow from God, not the government.
    Katie Hobbs: Never seen nation so divided; seen it up close in Arizona.
    Matt Salmon: Democrat values scare the heck out of me.
    Matt Salmon: Can't let liberal politicians turn Arizona into California.
    Steve Gaynor: Would occupy highest office held by Jewish person in AZ.
    Kari Lake: I'm working hard to earn your vote; she's avoiding a debate.
    Kari Lake: 2020 resulted in illegitimate fool in the White House.
Tax Reform
    Kari Lake: For individual liberties, low taxes, limited regulation.
    Matt Salmon: Club for Growth PAC: Salmon will protect taxpayer dollars.
    Katie Hobbs: Cut taxes on everyday items, add child tax credit.
    Karrin Taylor Robson: Ensure our state has sufficient cybersecurity.
Welfare & Poverty
    Katie Hobbs: Combine assistance programs under fewer agencies.

The above quotations are from 2022 Arizona Gubernatorial race: debates and news coverage. Next election in 2022; Gov. Ducey term-limited in 2022; contenders:
AZ 2022 Gubernatorial debate: Incumbent Doug Ducey(R,term-limited)
Former news anchor Kari Lake(R,nominee)
vs.Secretary of State Katie Hobbs(D,nominee)
vs.Mayor Marco Lopez(D,lost primary)
vs.State Treasurer Kimberly Yee(R,withdrew)
vs.Karrin Taylor Robson(R,lost primary)
vs.Aaron Lieberman(D,withdrew)
vs.Steve Gaynor(R,withdrew)
vs.Matt Salmon(R,withdrew)
Past gubernatorial races:
2018 Arizona gubernatorial debate,
vs.David Garcia (D)
Former gubernatorial races:
2014 Arizona gubernatorial debate
2014 challenger: Regents Chair Fred DuVal(D)

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