"Our democracy is damaged. We all know it. Every measure of our people reveals their perilously low confidence in the potential of the presidency, Congress,and the courts to stem the damage to our democracy and repair it.
But we can do it. First we must recognize that while we do have foreign enemies and adversaries, the greatest threats to our way of life come from within our nation."
(Opening paragraph in subject book. Highly recommend reading for insights "pay to play Congress" and the power of money. Wake up call by outstanding political authority/public servant).