In the Media

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story looking at the changing political dynamics of voters in Greater Minnesota. 

The Economist
August 22, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at female voters in Minnesota and their level of support for President Trump. 

CNN
August 15, 2019

This commentary is a response to a July 26 column authored by Professor Larry Jacobs, in which he argued the political divide is widening between the Twin Cities metro area and greater Minnesota.

Star Tribune
August 13, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story about a misleading political mailing sent out by the Republican Party.

KSTP
August 1, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs analyzes the performance of Minnesota US Sen. Amy Klobuchar in the latest Democratic presidential candidate debate. 

WCCO TV
July 31, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs explores the extent of the political divide between the Twin Cities metro area and greater Minnesota in this commentary. 

Star Tribune
July 26, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story examining the chances of President Trump winning Minnesota in the 2020 election. 

Vox
July 23, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments on the relative political strength of U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota's 5th District, and other first-year members of Congress who have been criticized by President Trump. 

Associated Press
July 19, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on the partisan reaction to President Trump's recent tweets criticizing four freshmen Democratic members of Congress, including Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar—all of whom are women of color. 

The Guardian
July 15, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed for this story about how the discussion over the Pledge of Allegiance has entered the national political debate.

WCCO TV
July 11, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at potential Republican challengers to Minnesota U.S. Sen. Tina Smith in next year's election. 

KARE
July 5, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story about the decision by the St. Louis Park City Council to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at council meetings. 

Star Tribune
July 4, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on the status of Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar's campaign for president. 

KMSP
July 3, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story examining the role that President Trump's daughter, Ivanka, played at the recent G20 summit.

The Guardian
July 1, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story analyzing President Trump's decision-making on recent foreign policy issues involving Iran and Mexico.

Washington Post
June 23, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on potential Republican candidates in the 2020 U.S. Senate race in Minnesota. 

KMSP
June 18, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on HUD Secretary Ben Carson's visit to Minnesota and its implications for President Trump's re-election campaign. 

WCCO TV
June 18, 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

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

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

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

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