In the Media

A recap of the Minneapolis mayoral candidates forum sponsored by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which centered around economic and business policies.  

MinnPost
June 7, 2017

Candidates for Minneapolis mayor discuss a proposal to raise the city's minimum wage, in a forum held at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs. 

MPR News
June 7, 2017

A recap of the Minneapolis mayoral candidates forum sponsored by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance. 

Alpha News
June 6, 2017

A look at how the Minneapolis mayoral candidates feel about efforts to raise the city's minimum wage to $15 per hour. 

KSTP TV
June 6, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is mentioned in this article looking at why Jonathan Honerbrink was excluded from a forum at the Humphrey School featuring Minneapolis mayoral candidates. 

Alpha News
June 5, 2017

Coverage of U.S. Senator Al Franken's public appearance on campus, which was sponsored by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance. 

MN Daily
June 5, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article examining the funding for the University of Minnesota in the next budget cycle. 

MN Daily
May 31, 2017

A preview of Senator Al Franken's public event on June 2, sponsored by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance. 

MinnPost
May 31, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs was a guest on WCCO TV to discuss questions surrounding President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner's reported contacts with Russian officials. 

WCCO TV
May 28, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs discusses the proliferation of questionnaires from various interest groups trying to influence candidates for office in Minneapolis. 

Star Tribune
May 23, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is mentioned in this article comparing the French election system to that of the United States. 

MinnPost
May 11, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article, which looks at the internal debate in the Democratic Party over its identity in the wake of recent election losses.

Governing
May 10, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article regarding allegations that St. Paul City Council Member Dai Thao and his mayoral campaign sought improper donations.   

 

MPR News
May 3, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article regarding President Trump’s relatively low number of public appearances so far during his administration.

 

Reuters
May 3, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story, which looks at allegations that a St. Paul City Council member and his mayoral campaign sought improper donations from a lobbyist.  

St. Paul Pioneer Press
May 2, 2017

Doug Chapin, director of the Election Academy at the Humphrey School, is quoted in this article that examines the problems Texas experienced on Election Day trying to implement its controversial Voter ID law.

ProPublica
May 2, 2017

Doug Chapin, director of the Election Academy at the Humphrey School, is quoted in this article that examines the security of electronic voting machines.

 

Think Progress
May 1, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story about a bill in the Legislature to make student fees optional at the University of Minnesota. 

Star Tribune
April 27, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story that examines changes in state funding for the University of Minnesota over the last 10 years. 

MN Daily
April 26, 2017

Washington Post investigative reporter Tom Hamburger spoke at a Humphrey School forum about President Trump's alleged connections to Russia, and the program aired on MPR News. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator. 

MPR News
April 20, 2017

A story recapping Rep. Keith Ellison's remarks during a public forum at the Humphrey School on the future of the Democratic Party. 

MinnPost
April 20, 2017

This article looks at Rep. Keith Ellison's comments at a Humphrey School event criticizing former President Obama for ignoring Democratic Party politics while he was in office. 

The Hill
April 20, 2017

Rep. Keith Ellison's public forum at the Humphrey School was the subject of this article, which discussed Ellison's predictions for upcoming elections. 

St. Paul Pioneer Press
April 19, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at how social divisiveness is moving people from social media keyboards to out on the streets. 

Star Tribune
April 15, 2017

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