In the Media

Professor Larry Jacobs explains how the Democratic presidential nominee might be chosen if the party's nominating convention is contested. 

KARE
March 2, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story on presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar's chances of winning the March 3 primary in her home state of Minnesota. 

Associated Press
March 2, 2020

MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring Political Science Professor Julia Azari of Marquette University on the presidential nominating process. The event was moderated by UMN Political Science Professor Kathryn Pearson.

MPR News
March 2, 2020

Professor Yingling Fan comments in this story on safety measures being considered for the Twin Cities light rail system. 

Star Tribune
February 29, 2020

Google has pledged to build a $600 million data center in Becker, Minnesota, but is asking for taxpayer subsidies to support its effort. Assistant Professor Gabe Chan comments on whether that’s a good idea.

Bloomberg
February 28, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz is interviewed for this story on the redevelopment of a public housing complex in the Pittsburgh area. 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
February 27, 2020

Humphrey School student Isaac Russell (MPP ’20) wrote this commentary on identity politics in the current campaign season. 

MinnPost
February 26, 2020

Senior Fellow Art Rolnick was the keynote speaker at this Arizona event, which focused on the importance of early childhood education. 

Tucson Local Media
February 26, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz analyzes presidential candidate Joe Biden’s proposal for addressing the affordable housing issue. 

SF Gate
February 26, 2020

MPR News rebroadcast excerpts of 'Hidden Figures' author Margot Lee Shetterly's Distinguished Carlson Lecture from February 2017, to mark the recent death of Katherine Johnson, a NASA mathemetician who was profiled in the book. Johnson was 101. 

MPR News
February 25, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed for this historical look at the presidential primary system. 

KMSP
February 25, 2020

Assistant Professor Bonnie Keeler and two researchers with the CREATE Initiative are quoted in this story about their work to combat the effects of green gentrification. 

MN Daily
February 23, 2020

A recap of Gov. Tim Walz's comments on his state budget priorities at a Humphrey School event. WCCO's Pat Kessler was the moderator.

WCCO TV
February 21, 2020

A profile of alumna Debbie Montgomery (MA '72), the first female patrol officer in the St. Paul Police Department. She was also one of the first black graduates of the Humphrey School. 

KARE
February 20, 2020

Research Fellow Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this story on how the Democratic race for president could affect down-ballot election contests. 

Bloomberg Government
February 20, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs comments on the chance of Sen. Amy Klobuchar winning the Democratic presidential primary in her home state of Minnesota on March 3.

St. Cloud Times
February 20, 2020

Coverage of the Distinguished Carlson Lecture with feminist activist Gloria Steinem. 

MinnPost
February 20, 2020

Coverage of the Distinguished Carlson Lecture with feminist activist Gloria Steinem. 

Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal
February 20, 2020

Coverage of the Distinguished Carlson Lecture with feminist activist Gloria Steinem.

MN Daily
February 20, 2020

WCCO asked this Good Question of Senior Fellow Jay Kiedrowski, who had a simple answer: “Because it’s income, and we tax income in the state of Minnesota.”

WCCO TV
February 20, 2020

Associate Dean Carissa Slotterback comments in this story on development efforts in North Minneapolis (audio version). 

MPR News
February 19, 2020

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story on the debate over health care costs and how it's playing in the race for president. 

Sinclair Broadcast Group
February 19, 2020

In this column, Assistant Professor Gabe Chan talks about how his research helps address climate change. 

Inside Climate News
February 13, 2020

Professor Ed Goetz is quoted in this story about housing trends in the Twin Cities metro area. 

MinnPost
February 13, 2020

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