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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)

Book Reviews

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ORMA questionnaire for Massachusetts candidates

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    from ORMA questionnaire (number of quotes indicated):
  • Bob Massie (2) Massachusetts Democratic candidate for Massachusetts Governor
  • Jay Gonzalez (4) Massachusetts Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Jesse Gordon (21) Massachusetts Editor-in-Chief of OnTheIssues.org
  • Setti Warren (9) Massachusetts Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger
    OR click on an issue category below for a subset.

ORMA Endorsement Questionnaires:

Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA) seeks to empower the next generation of progressive leaders by inspiring and recruiting progressive candidates to run for offices across the entire spectrum of government. From school boards to congressional seats, a new generation of political leaders, dedicated to transform America into a more economically, socially, racially, and environmentally will become involved.

Our Revolution will provide candidates inspired by the "political revolution," with the unparalleled digital tools, organizing knowledge and grassroots support, which was successfully utilized throughout Senator Sanders' campaign.

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
    Setti Warren: Require state & local governments to allow abortion coverage.
Civil Rights
    Setti Warren: Appointed first transgender member of Newton government.
    Jesse Gordon: Address disproportionate minority arrests & drug problems.
    Jesse Gordon: Shouldn't be legal to deny housing for being transgendered.
    Jesse Gordon: For Native Americans, replace paternalism with support.
    Bob Massie: Ceres Reporting Initiative: socially rate pension funds.
    Jesse Gordon: Nationalize banks, or break up those too-big-to-fail.
    Setti Warren: More parole instead of privatization of prisons.
    Setti Warren: End mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug crimes.
    Setti Warren: Make all public colleges and universities tuition-free.
    Jesse Gordon: Incentives for tuition, & retroactively for college loans.
Energy & Oil
    Jay Gonzalez: Make Massachusetts the first state to adopt carbon pricing.
    Jesse Gordon: Supports wind, solar & alternatives; paid for with a gas tax.
Families & Children
    Jesse Gordon: Provide paid family and medical leave.
Free Trade
    Jesse Gordon: Include labor & environmental standards in trade agreements.
Government Reform
    Bob Massie: Organized people can beat organized money.
    Jay Gonzalez: Special interests and big money have no place in elections.
    Setti Warren: Supports automatic voter registration.
    Jesse Gordon: Reform campaign finance to stop protecting incumbents.
    Jesse Gordon: Why require in-person voting? Why register? Why Tuesday?
Health Care
    Jay Gonzalez: Medicare for All, regardless of income or employment.
    Jesse Gordon: Guaranteed healthcare as a human right.
Homeland Security
    Jesse Gordon: Cut aircraft carriers and military bases abroad by 50%.
    Jesse Gordon: Social programs for vets, but not as back-door for military.
    Setti Warren: Support sanctuary cities; oppose summary deportations.
    Jesse Gordon: Protecting DACA and DAPA is a good start.
    Jesse Gordon: Supports sanctuary cities, and states, and nations.
    Jesse Gordon: Raise minimum wage to $15 in MA; and raise for US also.
    Jesse Gordon: Youth jobs programs at municipal & state level.
Principles & Values
    Setti Warren: Supports 5 out of 8 of ORMA's "People's Platform".
Social Security
    Jesse Gordon: Creative incentives for increasing retirement savings.
Tax Reform
    Jesse Gordon: Progressive tax system to address concentration of wealth.
    Setti Warren: Supports MBTA extension plus high-speed East-West Rail.
    Jesse Gordon: City-wide WiFi and more, in permanent infrastructure funding.
War & Peace
    Jesse Gordon: Oppose wars of choice, where survival is not at stake.
Welfare & Poverty
    Jay Gonzalez: Address the affordable housing crisis.

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  • Bob Massie Massachusetts Democratic candidate for Massachusetts Governor
  • Jay Gonzalez Massachusetts Democratic candidate for Governor
  • Jesse Gordon Massachusetts Editor-in-Chief of OnTheIssues.org
  • Setti Warren Massachusetts Democratic Gubernatorial Challenger

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