In the Media

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is mentioned in this story about the upcoming choice of a female justice to join the currently all-male Iowa State Supreme Court. 

The Hill
July 13, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at the races for congressional seats in Minnesota and other Midwestern states leading up to the mid-term election in November. 

Ozy
July 11, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story previewing President Trump's announcement of his choice for the U.S. Supreme Court. 

KMSP
July 9, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story about an upcoming vote to repeal the medical device tax, a move that would satisfy industry leaders and boost the reelection prospects for the bill’s Republican sponsor, U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen of Minnesota.

The Hill
July 1, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on the heightened interest in Minnesota's August primary election, and expected surge in early voting. 

WCCO TV
June 28, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story previewing President Trump's scheduled rally in Duluth on June 20.

Forum News Service
June 19, 2018

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this story on the August primary election in Minnesota, which will feature several competitive races. 

MPR News
June 18, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story previewing President Trump's rally in Duluth later in the week. 

Duluth News Tribune
June 17, 2018

Researcher Eric Ostermeier's Smart Politics blog, reprinted here, looks at the chances of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker winning a third term. 

Urban Milwaukee
June 15, 2018

Doug Chapin, director of the Humphrey School's Election Academy, is quoted in this story on a Supreme Court decision striking down Minnesota's law that bars voters from wearing political apparel inside polling places.

NPR
June 14, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this article about how the president's campaign is managing the ticketing process for his rally in Duluth on June 20.

Duluth News Tribune
June 13, 2018

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this article on the Republican candidates for governor in South Carolina. 

US News & World Report
June 13, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story about the potential for out-of-state groups to become involved in the race for Hennepin County attorney. 

Star Tribune
June 13, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article examining the legacy of Governor Mark Dayton, who is leaving that office in January after serving two terms. 

MN Daily
June 12, 2018

Doug Chapin, director of the Election Academy, is quoted in this story reacting to a Supreme Court decision on how states can purge their voter rolls. 

NPR
June 12, 2018

State Senator Tony Lourey (DFL-Kerrick) wrote this commentary promoting a Humphrey School-sponsored event on Minnesota's aging workforce that takes place in Chisholm on June 14. 

Duluth News Tribune
June 11, 2018

MPR News aired this presentation by conservative health care expert Avik Roy that he gave at the Humphrey School on May 31. 

MPR News
June 11, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments for this story comparing population and economic growth among Midwestern states. 

Crain's Chicago Business
June 7, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on the candidates in Minnesota's gubernatorial race campaigning in earnest before the August 14 primary. 

KARE
June 6, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this article on how Republican candidates might fare in the November election after the tax reform law capped state and local tax deductions in high-tax states like Minnesota. 

National Journal
June 6, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on the last-minute flurry of candidates who filed to run for office before the June 5 deadline. 

KMSP
June 6, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story about U.S. Reprentative Keith Ellison's decision to leave Congress and run for Minnesota attorney general in this fall's election. 

Washington Times
June 5, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is a guest on this radio program, discussing the flurry of DFL candidates filing to run for office before the June 5 deadline. His remarks begin at the 1-hour-20-minute mark of the audio recording. 

WDAY, Fargo
June 5, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at how the race for Minnesota governor may play out in advance of the August primary election. 

KTTC TV
June 4, 2018

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