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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)

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News coverage of `Red Wave` 2020 House races in Florida

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    from 2020 House FL elections (number of quotes indicated):
  • Byron Donalds (5) Republican U.S. Rep Florida-19
  • Carlos Gimenez (3) Republican U.S. Rep Florida-26
  • Kat Cammack (4) Republican U.S. Rep Florida-3
  • Maria Elvira Salazar (3) Republican U.S. Rep Florida-27
  • Michael Waltz (1) Republican U.S. Rep Florida- 6
  • Val Demings (3) Democratic Challenger Florida
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

    2020 House race coverage: Red Wave in Florida:
  • FL-27: Tampa Bay Times, "How Florida Republicans voted on Marjorie Taylor Greene," by Michael Van Sickler, 2/4/2021
  • FL-26: WLRN Miami/South Florida podcast, "Congressman Carlos Gimenez, New Study on Foster Care, Gyms During COVID-19," 2/1/2021
  • FL-19: WINK News, "GOP Congressman Byron Donalds claims Democrats are weaponizing race," by Morgan Rynor and Melissa Montoya, 1/15/2021
  • FL-3: The Gainesville Sun, "Kat Cammack goes all in on election claims," by Sarah Nelson, 1/7/2021
  • FL-26: Miami Herald, "After running as a moderate, Carlos Gimenez votes to overturn electoral colleges results," by Alex Daugherty, Douglas Hanks, and David Smiley, 1/7/2021
  • FL-3: Fox News, "Representative Kat Cammack says she'll fly Israeli flag next to Tlaib's office," by Evie Fordham, 1/7/2021
  • FL-27: CNA Catholic News Agency, "Florida pro-life candidate unseats former Clinton HHS Secretary in House Race," 11/6/2020
  • FL-19: Naples Daily News, "Byron Donalds wins election to U.S. House District 19," by Andrew West, 11/3/2020
  • FL-5: Florida Daily, "Michael Waltz, Deb Haaland Call on Defense Department to Close Child Care Gaps for Military Families," by Kevin Derby, 08.10.20
  • FL-15: Bay News 9, "Scott Franklin On Why He's Challenging Ross Spano in GOP District 15 Race," by Mitch Perry, 4/17/2020
  • FL-10: House Press Release, Demings.house.gov. "Terrorism Preparedness". February 14, 2020
  • FL-10: House Press Release, Demings.house.gov. "HIV/AIDS Funding". January 31, 2020
  • FL-27: Miami Herald, "Maria Elvira Salazar will vote for 'any type of tower, any type of guards' at U.S.-Mexico Border," by Alex Daugherty, 9/10/2018

    Special coverage of "Red Wave" states:
  • CA: 7 new House members including 1 Democrat hold & 2 Republican holds; and 3 Republican takeovers + 1 SPEL takeover
  • FL: 5 new House members, including 2 Republican holds and 3 Republican takeovers
  • NY: 5 new House members including 3 Democrat holds & 1 Republican hold; and 1 Republican takeover + 1 SPEL hold
  • TX: 7 new House members, all 7 Republican holds.
  • All other states: 52 new House members including 10 Republican takeovers and 3 Democratic takeovers
  • Endorsements: Organizational endorsements of new House members, from groups that focus on one issue
  • 2021 House incumbents: continuing coverage of the 117th Congress
    Conclusion: the "Red Wave" means Republicans made some gains in Congress when they were expected to lose seats.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Kat Cammack: Does not support Roe v. Wade.
Budget & Economy
    Carlos Gimenez: Yes to stimulus, but not if it threatens jobs.
Civil Rights
    Byron Donalds: Weaponizing race will only divide the nation further.
    Maria Elvira Salazar: Secure the Mexican border against drug smugglers.
Energy & Oil
    Kat Cammack: Disappointed in decision to stop Keystone Pipeline.
    Byron Donalds: High-level summits on toxic algae and red tide.
Foreign Policy
    Kat Cammack: Shows support for Israel with flag outside her office door.
    Byron Donalds: Stop endless wars and ensure US is leader of free world.
Government Reform
    Carlos Gimenez: Voted to object to election results in PA and AZ.
    Kat Cammack: Questioned whether presidential election was free and fair.
Health Care
    Byron Donalds: ObamaCare is a government takeover of health insurance.
    Val Demings: Obtained $2.1 million to help those with HIV/AIDS.
Homeland Security
    Michael Waltz: Close child care gaps for military families.
    Val Demings: Got terror-prevention and preparedness grant under DHS.
    Maria Elvira Salazar: Secure border but give visas to those come legally.
    Byron Donalds: Eliminate visa overstays and secure southern border.
Principles & Values
    Carlos Gimenez: Votes to strip QAnon Representative from committees.
    Maria Elvira Salazar: Criticizes both Dems and Republicans for offensive comments.
War & Peace
    Val Demings: Killing Iran General Soleimani was reckless & destabilizing.

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