In the Media

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz isn't writing out his upcoming State of the State speech word for word. Instead he's going to speak off the cuff. Professor Larry Jacobs was asked whether that was good strategy. 

St. Paul Pioneer Press
April 2, 2019

Senior Fellow Art Rolnick authored this commentary explaining the struggle for working parents to find high-quality child care for their infants and toddlers.

MinnPost
April 2, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle was interviewed regarding President Trump’s recent threat to close the US-Mexico border, and how it could impact Minnesota’s economy.

MPR News
April 2, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed for this story about  former Vice President Joe Biden’s potential campaign for president.

Washington Times
April 1, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story about President Trump's decision to ask judges to repeal the entire Affordable Care Act. 

USA Today
March 26, 2019

Humphrey School alumnus Jonathan Oppenheimer (MPP '17), founder and organizer of Midway Murals, is featured in this article on community accessibility to art. 

Growler Magazine
March 26, 2019

Assistant Professor Bonnie Keeler is quoted in this story on research that is looking into the future at how climate change can affect water resources in Minnesota.

MN Daily
March 25, 2019

Associate Professor Ryan Allen is interviewed for this story on plans to redevelop downtown Rochester, Minnesota. 

Rochester Post Bulletin
March 24, 2019

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this political newsletter regarding which states have produced the most presidential candidates over time. 

Washington Times
March 24, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on the political ramifications of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's final report into Russian influence in the 2016 presidential election.

KSTP
March 24, 2019

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this article on the economic impact of international trade tariffs on Minnesota businesses. 

Star Tribune
March 23, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs participated in a roundtable discussion on top stories of the week in politics. 

TPT Almanac
March 22, 2019

Several Humphrey Policy Fellows were featured in this video segment, where they were asked what the world needs more of.  

TPT Almanac
March 22, 2019

Professor Yingling Fan is quoted in this story on the Twin Cities Metro Transit's plans to improve its service in hopes of attracting more riders. 

Star Tribune
March 20, 2019

Frank Douma, director of the State and Local Policy Program, is quoted in this story about an autonomous vehicle pilot project being considered in White Bear Lake. 

White Bear Press
March 20, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story examining the influence of Jane Sanders, wife of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. 

Associated Press
March 17, 2019

Senior Fellow Lee Munnich is quoted in this story looking at a discussion in Alabama over whether to move away from the gasoline tax for transportation funding. 

Alabama.com
March 17, 2019

MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring former U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen discussing his 10 years in Congress. The discussion was moderated by retired Minnesota Public Radio host Gary Eichten.

MPR News
March 14, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story on Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar's campaign for president. 

The Telegraph
March 14, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story about the closure of a think tank founded by Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ wife and son, amid criticism that the nonprofit has blurred the lines between family, fundraising, and campaigning.

Associated Press
March 14, 2019

In this commentary, researcher Eric Ostermeier explores whether any Democrats might consider challenging U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar in the 2020 Democratic primary.  

MinnPost
March 12, 2019

This story highlights a project by a group of Humphrey School students who researched how the United Nations can better address human rights violations in countries across the globe.  

MN Daily
March 12, 2019

Professor Larry Jacobs, who is teaching at Oxford this semester, wrote this commentary regarding the widening gap between elite power brokers and populists in both the United States and Great Britain.

Star Tribune
March 10, 2019

Coverage of the International Women’s Day celebration at the Humphrey School on March 8.

Star Tribune
March 9, 2019

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