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 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Will anyone put Trump in his place at Wednesday's debate?

Posted on: Sep 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom shreds Trump's claims in clever video.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

If he's not beaten in the primaries, the party could toss those results.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

U.S. senators, ex-diplomats, American Jews, Israeli officials, and Iranian dissidents stand by the deal.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The former vice president is a still a war-monger.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A landmark ruling.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

For starters, the number of undocumented immigrants, especially Mexicans, has fallen.

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.

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