In the Media

Cherrene Horazuk, an administrative assistant at the Humphrey School and president of AFSCME Local 3800, the University's clerical workers union, comments in this story on the University of Minnesota's budget proposal and tuition increase. 

Star Tribune
June 14, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on how the president and presidential candidates are directly challenging American businesses in new ways. 

Washington Post
June 13, 2019

In response to President Trump's declared willingness to accept help from a foreign government in an election, Humphrey School Professor Larry Jacobs was quoted in this story saying that idea “is absolutely unprecedented.”

Washington Post
June 13, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at the campaign 2020 activities in Minnesota. 

KSTP
June 11, 2019

This  profile of Walter Mondale includes comments from Professor Larry Jacobs as well as references to the Humphrey School and the Joan and Walter Mondale Commons.

Star Tribune
June 11, 2019

This story exploring the gender gap in cycling in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area mentions a study by Professor Yingling Fan that concludes commuting by bike makes people happier. 

MinnPost
June 11, 2019

Professor Morris Kleiner is quoted in this story on occupational licensing rules being relaxed in some states to attract more workers to the labor force. 

Wall Street Journal
June 9, 2019

The Humphrey School is mentioned in this story about an effort to launch a Center on Aging at the University of Minnesota. 

Star Tribune
June 8, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on how former Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken is back in the political spotlight as Democratic presidential hopefuls grapple with his place in the movement against sexual harassment.

KMSP
June 6, 2019

In this commentary, Mitch Pearlstein of the Center of the American Experiment discusses the strong bias on behalf of four-year degrees in the United States. He mentions a report on the subject co-authored by Gwendolyn Freed, Humphrey School's director of development. 

Star Tribune
May 31, 2019

Humphrey School alumnus Adam Wilson (MPP '19) authored this commentary on why transgender people are less likely to report when they're the victim of a hate crime, and how to address the issue.  

MinnPost
May 31, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story looking at the political forces that influence the rulemaking process in Minnesota state government. 

Star Tribune
May 25, 2019

In this commentary, Humphrey School alumnus Tane Danger (MPP '16) suggests the public would feel more connected to and invested in the work of our state government if the legislative process was more transparent. 

MinnPost
May 24, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on the number of books being written by supporters of President Trump, who typically plugs the books and helps boost sales. 

The Guardian
May 24, 2019

Humphrey School alumna Lorrie Janatopoulos (MPA '16) has been named director of CareerForce, Minnesota’s WorkForce system, within the state Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). 

Twin Cities Business
May 23, 2019

Professor Ed Goetz comments on a bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota's 5th District, which would use tax credits to incentivize owners of mobile home communities to sell their property to residents.

MinnPost
May 23, 2019

Professor Anu Ramaswami was featured in this Climate Cast podcast interview, regarding her recent research on the growing levels of renewable energy sources in Minnesota and other areas. 

MPR News
May 22, 2019

This column about the Breezy Point Police Department mentions its selection as a winner of the Humphrey School's 2015 Local Government Innovation Awards for its police paramedic program.

Forum Communications
May 21, 2019

The Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD), which is hosted by the Humphrey School, is mentioned. 

Lillie Suburban Newspapers
May 20, 2019

The Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD), which is hosted by the Humphrey School, is mentioned. 

KILJ Radio
May 20, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle is featured in this Q&A explaining tariffs and international trade. 

Star Tribune
May 18, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this story on how Minnesota's economy is being affected by the ongoing trade tensions between the United States and China. 

Star Tribune
May 18, 2019

Professor Judy Temple and Senior Fellow Art Rolnick are quoted in this story looking at the debate over funding models for early childhood education.

MinnPost
May 17, 2019

In this commentary, Humphrey School Professor Emerita Ann Markusen argues in favor of reopening polling places in rural areas of Minnesota, where the only option is for residents to vote by mail. 

Grand Rapids Herald Review
May 16, 2019

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