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: Nov 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Jill Stein's campaign has raised $5 million as of midday Friday.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The public has questions that only a recount can answer.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Green Party says it needs to raise $5-6 million with filing deadlines days away.

Posted on: Nov 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Will states that determined the White House verify their vote counts?

Posted on: Nov 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Domestic crackdowns. Militarism abroad?

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump's family invited into first meetings with head of state.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The first step in a new prison and deportation system?

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Voting rights advocates are scrambling to see if recounts are feasible in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania. 

Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

If the past is prologue, civil rights, voting rights and women's rights are all under threat.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Add Nevada, Colorado and New Mexico and the anti-Trump universe has a very westward tilt.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Every right-wing media operation needs a billionaire funder.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A discussion with an exit poll expert reveals an electoral house of cards.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"This is a familiar pattern, indicative of electronic rigging."

Posted on: Nov 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The election had many surprises beyond Hillary winning the popular vote.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Real damage awaits as Trump and the GOP take power.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Why didn't pollsters, pundits and Democrats see it coming?

Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet weighs in on the worst of what comes next now that Donald Trump has won the presidency.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Tammy Duckworth wins, medical marijuana is now a reality in Florida.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Live feed will monitor reports of violence and intimidation.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Florida and North Carolina are top states to watch.

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