In the Media

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story examining how the balance of power between Democrats and Republicans shifted in many Midwestern states in the midterm election. 

New York Times
November 8, 2018

Coverage of a post-election panel discussion hosted at the Humphrey School by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which featured U.S. Representative-elect Ilhan Omar (D-Minn. 5th District) and former Republican Congressman Vin Weber. 

MinnPost
November 8, 2018

Coverage of a post-election panel discussion hosted at the Humphrey School by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which featured U.S. Representative-elect Ilhan Omar (D-Minn. 5th District), former Republican Congressman Vin Weber, Republican consultant Ben Golnik and Democratic consultant Denise Cardinal.

MN Daily
November 8, 2018

This story on Ilhan Omar's election to Minnesota's 5th Congressional District mentions her participation in a post-election panel discussion at the Humphrey School, hosted by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance. 

WCCO TV
November 7, 2018

Coverage of a post-election panel discussion hosted at the Humphrey School by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which featured Democratic U.S. Representative-elect Ilhan Omar, former Republican Congressman Vin Weber, Republican consultant Ben Golnik and Democratic consultant Denise Cardinal.

WCCO TV
November 7, 2018

Coverage of a post-election panel discussion hosted at the Humphrey School by the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, which featured U.S. Representative-elect Ilhan Omar, former Republican Congressman Vin Weber, Republican consultant Ben Golnik and Democratic consultant Denise Cardinal.

KSTP
November 7, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs co-authored this commentary outlining troubling patterns in campaign spending in this year's elections, including a lack of transparency in who's spending how much. 

Star Tribune
November 7, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story analyzing the results from the November 6 midterm elections. 

USA Today
November 7, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments on competitive Congressional races in Minnesota for this article on the upcoming midterm elections.

Business Insider
November 5, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at the potential consequences of the midterm elections depending on which party is more successful. 

USA Today
November 5, 2018

Research Fellow Eric Ostermeier comments on how economic factors are influencing the race in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District, in this story looking at several close House races in the upcoming midterm election. 

CNN
November 5, 2018

Elections expert and adjunct faculty member Doug Chapin is quoted in this story outlining some of the key races to watch on Election Day.

McClatchy News
November 5, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on how higher voter turnout among University of Minnesota students could affect election outcomes throughout the state. 

Associated Press
November 3, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on the close election for governor in the state of Georgia. 

The Guardian
November 3, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on the chances of Democrats regaining power in 'Rust Belt' states like Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin in the midterm elections. 

Boston Globe
November 3, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on the close competition for party control of the Minnesota Legislature in the midterm elections. 

WCCO TV
October 31, 2018

Elections expert and adjunct faculty member Doug Chapin is quoted in this story outlining various scenarios that could delay the reporting of final election results. 

Washington Post
October 29, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on Democrat Angie Craig's campaign to defeat Republican Jason Lewis in Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District. 

Associated Press
October 29, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this article looking at President Trump's influence on the upcoming midterm elections. 

The Guardian
October 28, 2018

This story features the Humphrey School's Certificate in Election Administration program for election officials around the country. Professor Larry Jacobs and adjunct faculty member Doug Chapin are quoted. 

MN Daily
October 28, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on how University of Minnesota students are preparing for the November midterm elections. 

MN Daily
October 28, 2018

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring foreign policy expert Jake Sullivan and former Vice President Walter Mondale, discussing President Trump's approach to international relations. Professor Larry Jacobs moderated the discussion.

MinnPost
October 26, 2018

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring foreign policy expert Jake Sullivan and former Vice President Walter Mondale, discussing President Trump's approach to international relations. Professor Larry Jacobs moderated the discussion.

KMSP
October 25, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story previewing President Trump's rally in support of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's re-election bid. 

WCCO TV
October 24, 2018

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