In the Media

Dean Eric Schwartz and Associate Professor Ryan Allen were interviewed regarding the recent university research report on immigrants and Minnesota’s workforce. 

 

MinnPost
February 8, 2017

The #ImmigrationSyllabus website compiles articles, scholarship, first-hand accounts, and books on the nuanced history of immigration in the United States. Dean Eric Schwartz is quoted. 

MN Daily
February 6, 2017

The Humphrey School's Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this article, which says Trump has signed executive orders at a record-breaking pace.

Washington Examiner
February 5, 2017

Dean Eric Schwartz is quoted in this story that examines the impact of President Trump's refugee ban on Minnesota. 

Star Tribune
February 4, 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

Republican Rep. Erik Paulsen's support of a border-adjustment tax, which is part of the House's overall tax reform bill, is opposed by Minnesota retail giant Target Corp. Economist Robert Kudrle is quoted. 

MinnPost
February 3, 2017

Banks competing this year for a contract for the city of St. Paul’s business will not only be judged on their fees and services, but also on how they treat minorities and the community overall. A recent study by Professor Samuel Myers, which found racial disparities in banks' lending practices, was mentioned.  

Finance & Commerce
February 3, 2017

Dean Eric Schwartz was interviewed by MPR's Tom Crann regarding the president's executive order barring refugees from entering the U.S. 

MPR News
February 1, 2017

The city of St. Paul is creating a Responsible Banking Committee to try to find firms committed to racial equity in housing and services. A recent study by Professor Samuel Myers, which found racial disparities in banks' lending practices, was mentioned.  

Star Tribune
February 1, 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

U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer is the only Minnesota Republican to come out supporting President Trump's restrictions on immigration. Associate Professor Ryan Allen is quoted. 

MinnPost
January 31, 2017

Humphrey School senior fellow Art Rolnick is quoted in this story, which looks at how much money from state and local taxpayers is used to subsidize business expansion in Minnesota. 

MinnPost
January 30, 2017

Political researcher Eric Ostermeier is mentioned in this article comparing President Trump's activities early in his administration to those of his predecessor, Barack Obama. 

Washington Times
January 30, 2017

Humphrey School economist Robert Kudrle is quoted in this article looking at how international trade might change under President Trump, and how Minnesota would be affected.

Duluth News Tribune
January 29, 2017

Humphrey School Dean Eric Schwartz, who was a State Department official at the time, says the Obama administration never banned Iraqi immigrants from the U.S. in 2011.

 

Washington Post
January 29, 2017

President Trump’s proposal to impose a 20 percent tax on Mexican imports could be disastrous for Minnesota's agriculture sector. Professor Bob Kudrle is quoted.

Star Tribune
January 26, 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

Humphrey School Associate Dean Laura Bloomberg is quoted in this article that looks at a proposal by some Minnesota lawmakers to extend an education tax credit to cover private school tuition payments.

 

Associated Press
January 25, 2017

Dean Eric Schwartz wrote this commentary, in which he argues a bill in the Minnesota Legislature would undermine prospects for a two-state solution in the Middle East, compromise respect for the rule of law, and undermine the security interests of Israel.

 

Star Tribune
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

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