In the Media

Professor Larry Jacobs was a guest on this program, discussing the chances of the Republican-controlled House passing its plan to replace Obamacare.

Wisconsin Public Radio
March 24, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed regarding the House Republican plan to revamp the Affordable Care Act.

Christian Science Monitor
March 13, 2017

This story examines the political prospects for repealing the Affordable Care Act. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted. 

Washington Post
March 8, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story, which examines the split in the Republican Party over the House proposal to rewrite the Affordable Care Act. 

Christian Science Monitor
March 7, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at the role of Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken in the controversy over Attorney General Jeff Sessions' interactions with the Russian ambassador last fall. 

WCCO
March 2, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs co-authored this commentary that looks at the future of Medicaid, which provides health care coverage for the poor.

Washington Post
February 22, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article, which says President Trump relies on public polling as much as he did while on the campaign trail. 

Real Clear Politics
February 4, 2017

This story lays out several significant barriers President Trump and Congress will face trying to replace Obamacare. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted. 

Forbes
January 31, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at how much power is really behind President Trump's executive orders. 

Newsweek
January 26, 2017

 Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article, which says some of the actions President Trump has taken so far are traditional Republican territory.

MarketWatch
January 26, 2017

Two Republican senators have proposed an alternative to Obamacare, which professor Larry Jacobs discusses in this article. 

Christian Science Monitor
January 25, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article saying the city's leaders have one of the most "liberal activist agendas" of any city in the country. 

MinnPost
January 24, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs comments on the politics surrounding the debate over the future of the Affordable Care Act. 

National Journal
January 24, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs predicts what President Trump will seek to accomplish in his first 100 days in office. 

KARE TV
January 20, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs discusses how Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., has garnered attention for his forceful questioning of some of President Trump's Cabinet picks during their confirmation hearings. 

WCCO
January 19, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article comparing the unlikely electoral victories of President Trump and former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura. 

The Economist
January 19, 2017

The Minneapolis Federal Reserve has unveiled a new effort to focus on increasing economic opportunity for all. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted. 

MPR News
January 18, 2017

Humphrey School political science professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story, which looks at how the changing political climate at the State Capitol could make it harder for the University of Minnesota to find support for its budget.  

 

Minnesota Daily
January 17, 2017

 Lt. Gov. Tina Smith continues to raise her public profile because of her hands-on role in the Dayton administration, and her aspirations for higher office. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted. 

KARE TV
January 7, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs argues in this commentary that Donald Trump will score some victories in his early days in office, but also might misread the playing field.

Star Tribune
January 6, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article reviewing the top political stories of 2016.

Rochester Post-Bulletin
December 27, 2016

The panel discussion sponsored by the Humphrey School's Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which looked at the threatened boycott by University of Minnesota football players in the wake of a sexual assault investigation, was aired in its entirety.

MPR News
December 21, 2016

During a discussion sponsored by the Humphrey School's Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, four professors at the University of Minnesota with expertise on student or athletic conduct condemned the bowl game boycott Gophers football players threatened last week. Professor Larry Jacobs, the moderator, is also quoted.

Star Tribune
December 20, 2016

Two-thirds of the respondents in a new Bloomberg News poll said Donald Trump needs to choose between being president and being a businessman, to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story. 

NPR
December 9, 2016

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