Stories by Steven Rosenfeld

Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America's retirement crisis, democracy and voting rights, and campaigns and elections. He is the author of "Count My Vote: A Citizen's Guide to Voting" (AlterNet Books, 2008). subscribe to Steven Rosenfeld's feed

Posted on: Feb 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The first one-on-one Democratic debate of 2016.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Some of the allegations are serious. But most are not.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The surging grassroots campaign powered by small donors has broken its one-day fundraising record.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There's more at stake than heads versus hearts.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet

As the night went on, the margins kept getting tighter.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Modern times and Sanders' longtime message have coalesced.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Frustrated with the democratically elected school board, they see another path to power.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"The party has been hijacked," says one GOP insider.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A new smokescreen to shield 'non-profit' charters.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Both candidates say they have the better judgment to be president as the primary season begins.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Unions hope to inspire high turnout at Iowa caucuses.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The National Review issues an anti-Trump manifesto.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The bottom line is profits, not keeping people safe.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The race is tightening in 2016's third Democratic contest.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

One detail most of the media hasn't grappled with so far.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The two candidates locked horns as polls continue to narrow in the primary states.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The purses of the privatization movement are bursting with cash.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The intelligent and emotional speech may be one of the best in his presidency.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

New polls find Sanders and Clinton all but tied in Iowa and New Hampshire.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The latest chapter in the right's effort to undermine public employee unions.

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