Politics Archive

Professor Larry Jacobs was a guest on this program, discussing the chances of the Republican-controlled House passing its plan to replace Obamacare.

Wisconsin Public Radio
March 24, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs was interviewed regarding the House Republican plan to revamp the Affordable Care Act.

Christian Science Monitor
March 13, 2017

This story examines the political prospects for repealing the Affordable Care Act. Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted. 

Washington Post
March 8, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is quoted in this story, which examines the split in the Republican Party over the House proposal to rewrite the Affordable Care Act. 

Christian Science Monitor
March 7, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs is interviewed for this story looking at the role of Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken in the controversy over Attorney General Jeff Sessions' interactions with the Russian ambassador last fall. 

March 2, 2017

Professor Larry Jacobs co-authored this commentary that looks at the future of Medicaid, which provides health care coverage for the poor.

Washington Post
February 22, 2017

Professor Robert Kudrle is quoted in this story regarding U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen's support of a border-adjustment tax, which is opposed by Minnesota retail giants Target and Best Buy. 

Star Tribune
February 17, 2017

Doug Chapin of the Humphrey School's Election Academy is quoted in this article, which looks at efforts in Congress to shut down the Election Assistance Commission.

American Prospect
February 9, 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