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: Jul 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Protests outside, interrupting jeers and cheers inside.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The TPP is a key focus, but there is a lot of frustration with Tim Kaine, and other issues.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

At first Sanders is vindicated by e-mail hack, and DNC apology; but Hillary turns the tables.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

After a divisive afternoon, hours of negotiations bring results.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Clinton calls him progressive, while critics say he's too pro-corporate.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

He needs them to win. They need him to survive.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The vice-presidential choice, superdelegate system and the open primaries all matter.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Linguist George Lakoff explains the campaign's deficiencies.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

What Trump, a GOP Congress and GOP-appointed Supreme Court would do to America.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Veep protests, amendment fights, interrupting Hillary.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The system protects cops at the expense of civilians.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

An unexpected victory for critics of school privatization.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Emotional issues are prompting voters to abandon the GOP.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Bernie didn't just endorse Hillary and step aside.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Does anyone remember Antonin Scalia's big mouth?

Posted on: Jul 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The misinformation spread public fear of a nonexistent cabal of snipers, and attacked Black Lives Matter.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Where to begin making sense of the senseless around us.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

An unprecedented media project shows all the obstacles even the richest cities have in addressing the persistent problem.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Prosecutorial excess and abuse of power.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Careless, yes. Illegal, no. Meanwhile, Bernie stays in the race.

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