By Michael Waldman
"Waldman's booklet is a name to fingers, which all people who cares approximately our democratic method should still learn, take in, debate, after which use as a signpost for change."
- Doris Kearns Goodwin
"With Thomas Paine's reward for wonderful brevity, Michael Waldman tells us precisely what is wrong with our democracy and precisely how you can repair it within the time it takes to observe a movie."
- Jonathan modify, Newsweek, writer of The Defining Moment
IMAGINE AN the USA within which an enormous variety of humans often vote; the place balloting is simple, available to all, and reasonable; within which campaigns comprehend they can not win by means of dividing slivers of the voters, yet via energizing huge numbers in the back of their plans and ideas.
This the US is Seven Steps Away.
A go back to good judgment presents the Brennan middle document at the most important flaws in our present democratic approach and the daring reforms that would 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 connect Congress
A go back to logic is a passionate demand switch, a street map for restoring the imaginative and prescient of the Founding Fathers and renewing the nice spirit of the United States the place the folks run the govt. and the govt works for the folks.
"Seven eminently sensible feedback that reduce to the guts of ways politics truly works during this nation— and that promise reforms which can truly work."
- Sean Wilentz, Princeton collage, writer of The upward thrust of yank Democracy
"Michael Waldman's publication is a clarion demand reinvigorating voter participation and different key features of our democracy."
- consultant John Conyers, Jr., member of Congress
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