In the Media

In the wake of Republican Tim Pawlenty's decision to run for Minnesota governor again, Professor Larry Jacobs comments on how Republican candidates in that campaign, and others around the country, may be judged on their support for President Trump. 

Governing
April 11, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments in this story regarding the Trump Organization's dispute over management of its luxury hotel in Panama City, which has raised ethical concerns among some observers. 

Associated Press
April 10, 2018

This story on the latest political challenges for President Trump includes comments from Professor Larry Jacobs. 

NBC News
April 10, 2018

This article looks at a new research project led by Professor James Ron to better understand U.S. views on human rights following the 2016 presidential election. 

MN Daily
April 9, 2018

This article looking at the evolution of the dry cleaning business features Humphrey School alumnus Dan Miller (MPP ’05), who owns Mulberrys Garment Care.

Star Tribune
April 7, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is a guest on this radio program, discussing Tim Pawlenty's campaign for a third term as governor of Minnesota. His remarks begin at the 1-hour mark of the audio recording. 

WDAY, Fargo
April 6, 2018

The Star Tribune highlighted the Humphrey School's dedication of the Joan and Walter Mondale Commons in this photo feature. 

Star Tribune
April 6, 2018

A recap of the Humphrey School's events dedicating its newly named Joan and Walter Mondale Commons. 

MinnPost
April 6, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs comments about Tim Pawlenty's campaign for a third term as governor of Minnesota. 

KSTP
April 6, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs commented in this article about the University of Minnesota's infrastructure budget request. 

MN Daily
April 5, 2018

Humphrey School alumna Lee Wallace (MPP '05) is featured in this story for her recent purchase of “fair trade” Peace Coffee from the organization that founded it.

Star Tribune
April 4, 2018

Leaders in Worthington, Minnesota, with a considerable minority population and a large percentage of residents who are not U.S. citizens, are concerned about a substantial undercount in the 2020 census. Associate Professor Ryan Allen comments. 

Worthington Globe
April 4, 2018

Senior Fellow Jay Kiedrowski and student researchers are examining the impact of moving local elections in Minneapolis to even years. This article mentioned their research. 

Star Tribune
April 4, 2018

Assistant Professor Gabe Chan was interviewed for this story regarding President Trump’s proposal to roll back fuel emissions standards for cars.

WCCO
April 3, 2018

This book review of "Crusade for Forgotten Souls," by Susan Bartlett Foote, mentions her book launch event at the Humphrey School on Tuesday, April 24. 

MinnPost
April 2, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed about former Governor Tim Pawlenty's chances if, as expected, he runs for his old office in the November election. 

WCCO
April 1, 2018

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this article about the potential impact on Minnesota's economy of the tariff battle between the United States and some of its trading partners. 

Star Tribune
March 31, 2018

A Smart Politics column by researcher Eric Ostermeier, regarding the upcoming election for Wisconsin's Supreme Court, was republished by Urban Milwaukee. 

Urban Milwaukee
March 30, 2018

This story on the growing need for volunteer drivers, especially in rural Minnesota, refers to a research study conducted by Frank Douma, director of the State and Local Policy Program. 

MPR News
March 30, 2018

Humphrey School alumna Lynn Blewitt (MA '86), a professor in the University of Minnesota's School of Public Health, is quoted in this article about research into the link between educational attainment and access to health care in Wyoming. 

Casper, Wyoming Star Tribune
March 29, 2018

The Humphrey School is mentioned in this commentary on way to support sustainable fashion. 

MN Daily
March 28, 2018

Humphrey School alumnus Tane Danger (MPP '16) and his Theater of Public Policy are mentioned in this event listing. 

MinnPost
March 28, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Minnesota and North Dakota. 

KSTP
March 28, 2018

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on Vice President Mike Pence's visit to North Dakota and Minnesota. 

WCCO
March 27, 2018

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