In the Media

Professor Larry Jacobs co-authored this commentary calling on the Federal Reserve to take decisive action to minimize and eliminate racial disparities in employment, wages, wealth, and access to affordable credit.

Star Tribune
March 3, 2021

Coverage of a Humphrey School event featuring Annenberg School Professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson discussing the November election and how the government responded to challenges to its validity. Professor Larry Jacobs was the moderator. 

February 22, 2021

Researcher Eric Ostermeier is quoted in this story looking at the chances that U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) could lose her next election because of her vote to impeach former president Donald Trump. 

Washington Examiner
February 5, 2021

A Smart Politics column by researcher Eric Ostermeier, regarding the odds of Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers winning re-election in 2022, was republished by Urban Milwaukee. 

Urban Milwaukee
February 1, 2021

MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring Gary Cunningham, president and CEO of Prosperity Now, on how to build an economy that works for all. Professor Larry Jacobs moderated the discussion. 

MPR News
January 25, 2021

Professor Larry Jacobs called President Joe Biden's inauguration address "a remarkable speech and a remarkable moment," in this story recapping the day's events. 

January 20, 2021

Professor Larry Jacobs offers an optimistic view of the future of democracy in this analysis from the Guardian. “What I see is judges appointed by both parties, including Trump, standing up for the rule of law. I see election officials, including Republicans, calling it straight. Where is the breakdown in democracy there? I don’t see it.”

The Guardian
January 10, 2021