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: May 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

But City Hall did not meet their demands.

Posted on: May 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

An odd pattern endures as the campaign hits a new orbit.

Posted on: May 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Why the national political landscape is changing.

Posted on: May 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump’s political successes come from throwing out the rules, and saying what he pleases—now it's going to reflect on the party itself.

Posted on: May 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Cruz pledges to continue his crusade against "the tyranny of political correctness."

Posted on: Apr 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Protesting police killings, gentrification and lack of opportunity.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Key progressive primary candidate Donna Edwards loses Maryland Senate bid.

Posted on: Apr 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Sanders' hugely successful campaign might just have a lasting impact.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Will Maryland progressive Donna Edwards beat insider Chris Van Hollen?

Posted on: Apr 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Both frontrunners are hovering near 60 percent threshold.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Hundreds are arrested in mass action on Capitol steps.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The two candidates offer distinct visions of change.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Thousands of protesters converge on Washington.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The odds are not in his favor in an open convention.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Dems are forgetting how much nastier the 2008 nomination was.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Sanders' and Cruz's victories set up a big New York showdown.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Will wealthier Democrats support fundamental change?

Posted on: Mar 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Sanders: "It is hard for anybody to deny we have the momentum."

Posted on: Mar 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Strong words from the nation’s other most famous progressive.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The GOP Senate isn't budging and Democrats are unmoved.

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