Stories by Steven Rosenfeld

Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America's democracy and voting rights, campaigns and elections, and many social justice issues. 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: Jan 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Hail Mary suit seeks to stop Trump, elevate the popular vote and make Hillary president.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Is it a sign of Club Trump's ties with Russia, or a fantasy skit also serving Putin?

Posted on: Jan 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Speaking eloquently, Obama rejects Trump's politics.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

McConnell lies as easily as Trump, but knows what he's doing.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Robinhood in reverse: repeal and don't replace.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

"Is there one senator who will join me?"

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Grassroots see a party not rising to urgency.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

More evidence surfaces as calls mount to challenge congressional ratification of Electoral College vote.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

As in 2005, Congress may be forced to debate GOP-led voter suppression.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Frontline lessons from the Bernie Sanders campaign.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Immigration, women's rights, climate change, labor, gun control, nuclear treaties all imperiled.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The District 13 House will take creative resistance to the capital.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The electoral process does not empower the citizenry.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

We still do not know the extent of Russian hacking.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

It won't take an Electoral College rebellion, but an Electoral College miracle to stop a Trump White House.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Sympathies for Russia follow white supremacist rise in the GOP.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Pennsylvania legal fight continues, but lessons are learned about how states don't verify the vote.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump is threatened by "Hamilton Electors" movement.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

With Electoral College vote looming, Republicans put party ahead of country.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Russia helped Trump, CIA concluded. Russia hacked RNC, but didn't leak emails.