Hobby Center for Public Policy 
The University of Houston
306 McElhinney Hall
Houston, Texas 77204-5021

Phone: 713 743 3970
Fax: 713 743 3978

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Civic Engagement Boot Camps condition for positive change, Media Release, 10/4/13

UH System Regents Pass Resolution to Usher in the Hobby School of Public Affairs, Media Release, 8/26/13

NSF Cedes Little Ground on Political Science Reviews, Science, 6/14/13

Congress Limits NSF Funding for Political Science, Science, 3/30/13

Bitter District 6 race ends with Saturday runoff, Chronicle, 2/26/13

Poise Under Pressure in Harris County: Government Success in a Crisis Situation, Chronicle, 2/21/13


Fiscal Cliff Threatens Houston's Finances, KUHF, 12/7/12

Ike Dike may be among Sandy's casualties Chronicle, 11/4/12

Debate season open for younger set, too Chronicle, 10/20/12

Hobby Center for Public Policy to Host Area High Schoolers in "Election 2012 Conference" Media Release, 10/17/12

Census Count Stirs Up Debate Chronicle, 5/23/12

Economist Predicts Growth to Continue In Houston Houston Business Journal, 5/8/12

Economist Says 'Vibrant' Local Market Will Lift Home Values Chronicle, 5/8/12

Prediction: Home Prices to Rise Significantly RealityNewsReport.com, 5/8/12

West U Survey Focus: Recycling Chronicle, 5/1/12

$1 Million Gift Funds Capitalism at Hobby Center for Public Policy UH Magazine, spring 2012

Professor Emeriti Barton Smith is Busy UH Magazine, spring 2012

RealtyNewsReport.com Named Media Sponsor for the Spring Symposium by University of Houston’s Institute for Regional Forecasting Chronicle, 3/27/12

Hobby Center Receives One Million Dollars for Program in Ethics and Politics of Capitalism Media Release, 3/7/12

What candidates need to accomplish on Super Tuesday Chronicle, 3/6/12

New UH Lecture Series Exploring U.S. Financial Crunch Media Release, 2/13/12

Texas Lottery Proved Popular Last Year Chronicle, 1/18/12

Prices Stable as Area Home Sales Rise Chronicle, 1/17/12

UH Study: More Texans Take a Chance on the Lottery Media Release, 1/9/12


Animals in Low-Income Communities Houston PetTalk Magazine, 12/2011

Economist: Houston is a Teflon City KUHF, 11/14/11

Economist says 62,000 area jobs to be added next year Chronicle, 11/8/11

Institute for Regional Forecasting Looks at Houston’s Bumper Car Economics Media Release, 5/24/11

High-end properties sell well - if the price is right Chronicle, 4/4/11

Political Power Drying Up in West Texas: As population fades, rural areas fear they’ll no longer have a voice Chronicle, 4/18/11

Steady is the Story. Values Hold their Ground, but Buyers are Cautious Chronicle, 4/10/11

Voter ID, ¿Afectará el Voto Hispano? Chronicle's La Voz, 3/31/11

Former lieutenant governor rightly calls for limiting cuts in balancing state budget Houston Chronicle, 2/5/11

Creating two new Houston City Council seats poses demographic challenges Houston Chronicle, 1/25/11

Obama catching a midterm rebound Houston Chronicle, 1/24/11

KPRC Local 2 Coverage of the Texas Lottery (UH study mentioned) KPRC Houston, 01/05/11 [VLC Media File]

Fox 26 News Coverage of Texas Lottery (UH study mentioned) KRIV Houston, 01/04/11 [VLC Media File]

Fewer Want to Play: UH Study Finds Decline In Texas Lottery Participation Media Release, 01/04/11