Stories by Steven Rosenfeld

Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America's democracy and voting rights. He is the author of several books on elections and the co-author of Who Controls Our Schools: How Billionaire-Sponsored Privatization Is Destroying Democracy and the Charter School Industry (AlterNet eBook, 2016). subscribe to Steven Rosenfeld's feed

Posted on: Aug 14, 2017, Source: AlterNet

States with the worst anti-voter laws and most hate groups will play big roles in 2018 and 2020.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A party full of delusions exposes the dark underbelly of America.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The president says his "fire and fury" rhetoric may not have been tough enough.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Trump's voters want him to be strong, even when he's wrong.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Will the Pentagon obey its commander-in-chief if he launches a war of choice?

Posted on: Aug 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A family man, businessman and community pillar sent back to Mexico from Hawaii.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

There are a handful of hopeful signs for 2018, but the GOP's grip is deep and vast.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The biggest cost drivers are drug prices and the medical billing industrial complex.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Several government agencies are abandoning enforcement of equal rights to elevate white America.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The president's base is more fragile than it looks.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

There's an opening in Congress with the GOP's health failures and tax reform looming.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Core Civic isn't making enough money after sentencing reforms.

Posted on: Jul 28, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The votes are the new litmus test for candidates in 2018.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Bernie Sanders is trolled by Republicans mocking Medicare-for-all.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2017, Source: AlterNet

At stake in the Senate vote is not just health care but equal protection under the law.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The CBO says repealing coverage mandates would cause 20 percent hikes in premiums.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Gingrich smears the DOJ's mission as a leftist vendetta.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Senate health care debate pits some of the best and worst in American politics with the outcome still unclear.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Will Republican senators be bullied by Trump and McConnell, or defend millions of constituents from drastic health care cuts?

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