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: Sep 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

GOPers are living in a dangerous right-wing fantasyland—and are just fine with that.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Pundits looking for political explanations are missing it.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Larry Lessig is a case study in the dangers of single-issue politics.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"More than half of all suspects shot and killed by police were suffering from mental illness."

Posted on: Aug 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A new scandal could prove the undoing of Maine's Gov. Paul LePage.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

From JFK to LAX.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

No matter who's leading, the agenda is far to the right.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Have a serious issue? Why not run?

Posted on: Aug 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Carly Fiorina and Ted Cruz also move up in top tier.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Here's a right-wing conspiracy theory for you: Did Bill Clinton prod Trump to run?

Posted on: Aug 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Fox News shows the nation how nuts the GOP has become.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

These charlatans, bullies, braggarts and right-wing hit-men are just getting warmed up.

Posted on: Aug 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Rubio says he's a Latino leader, but his stance is anti-immigrant.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The political spectrum doesn't want more conventional thinking.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The Mayo Clinic leads a protest against drug company greed.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Pick fights. Smear and scapegoat opponents. Punish the defeated. Escalate.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Most affected missed fines or don’t know warrant exists.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

On Dodd-Frank’s fifth anniversary, wealthy excess still abounds.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

No exceptions for rape or incest after 20 weeks.

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