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A profile of St. Paul Mayor and Humphrey School alumnus Melvin Carter (MPP '11).
Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story about Maine's decision to hold the nation’s first statewide primary election using ranked choice voting, in June of this year.
Humphrey School MURP candidate Joe Polacek is interviewed for this story about plans for the first ever environmental center focused on loons. Polacek developed the master plan for the center.
Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this article examining the potential impact on Minnesota's economy of President Trump's tariffs on imported goods from China.
The Humphrey School is mentioned in this obituary for former Minnesota first lady Jane Freeman.
Senior Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this story about the short tenure of outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
Professor Larry Jacobs is a guest on Almanac's political roundtable segment.
Professor Larry Jacobs was quoted in this article looking at how his career as a lobbyist could affect his expected run for a third term as Minnesota governor.
Humphrey School alumna Kim Norton (MPA '17) has been elected to the board of directors of KMSQ Public Television.
Frank Douma of the State and Local Policy Program was a guest on this call-in program, discussing the impacts that might occur when driverless vehicles become more common.
The Humphrey School's Equity Works Leadership Institute is mentioned, and a participant in that program, Judy Elling Przybilla, is quoted in this story about racial tensions in Pipestone, Minnesota.
Professor Morris Kleiner is quoted in this article examining the effectiveness of state licensing boards across the country.
Humphrey School Professor Morris Kleiner is mentioned in this commentary regarding occupational licensing in Colorado.
Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this story examining the potential impact in Minnesota of President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.
Professor Ed Goetz was quoted in this story on the closure of a manufactured housing park in St. Anthony. Goetz is leading a team of researchers examining the impact of the move.
Professor Christina Ewig is interviewed for a story on efforts to increase the number of women in public policy leadership roles. The article begins on page 44.
Research by Associate Professor Jerry Zhao, which found that long-term transportation investments contribute significantly to employment in rural Minnesota counties, is highlighted in this article.
Professor Anu Ramaswami discusses her research into sustainable urban systems in this interview.
Professor Larry Jacobs wrote this commentary examining the chances of former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty winning election to his old job in November, if he decides to enter the race.
Professor Robert Kudrle was interviewed regarding President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. His interview begins at the 15-minute mark of this audio.
The International Women's Day celebration hosted by the Humphrey School and Isuroon is mentioned.
Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this article on the gubernatorial race in Alabama.
Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this article examining the impact of President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.