By Michael Waldman
"Waldman's ebook is a name to fingers, which every person who cares approximately our democratic procedure should still learn, soak up, debate, after which use as a signpost for change."
- Doris Kearns Goodwin
"With Thomas Paine's present for wonderful brevity, Michael Waldman tells us precisely what is wrong with our democracy and precisely tips to repair it within the time it takes to observe a movie."
- Jonathan regulate, Newsweek, writer of The Defining Moment
IMAGINE AN the United States during which an unlimited variety of humans normally vote; the place vote casting is simple, obtainable to all, and reasonable; during which campaigns understand they can't win via dividing slivers of the voters, yet through energizing huge numbers in the back of their plans and ideas.
This the United States is Seven Steps Away.
A go back to good judgment presents the Brennan middle file at the most important flaws in our present democratic method and the daring reforms that may revitalize our nation.
- End Voter Registration as we all know It
- Fix digital Voting
- Increase Voter Turnout
- Campaign Finance Reform
- End Partisan Gerrymandering
- End the Electoral College
- Curb the Imperial Presidency and fasten Congress
A go back to logic is a passionate demand swap, a street map for restoring the imaginative and prescient of the Founding Fathers and renewing the nice spirit of the USA the place the folks run the govt. and the govt. works for the folk.
"Seven eminently sensible feedback that minimize to the guts of ways politics really works during this nation— and that promise reforms which can truly work."
- Sean Wilentz, Princeton collage, writer of The upward push of yankee Democracy
"Michael Waldman's publication is a clarion demand reinvigorating voter participation and different key elements of our democracy."
- consultant John Conyers, Jr., member of Congress
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