Obama official plugs Heather Gerken’s THE DEMOCRACY INDEX

Robert F. Bauer, general consul to the Obama campaign, cited Heather Gerken’s forthcoming book THE DEMOCRACY INDEX: Why Our Election System is Failing and How to Fix It (May 2009) as the primer for on how to improve the election process. You can read more about this here

You may also want to check out Heather’s piece in the most recent issue of The American Prospect, which delves a bit more into THE DEMOCRACY INDEX and election reform in general.