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Author Archives: Robert J. Samuelson / Syndicated Columnist

Ban on oil exports is bad policy

WASHINGTON – One of the economy’s good-news stories is the oil boom, a derivative of the nat …

Democrats’ dream study is misleading

WASHINGTON – It’s a Democratic campaign consultant’s dream: a study from two respected acade …

No place like home for millennials

WASHINGTON – You could hear the tension in his voice. His 20-something daughter was living a …

Budget policy no better than prayer

WASHINGTON – The Congressional Budget Office last week issued one of its periodic long-term …

Statistical razzle-dazzle in jobs data

WASHINGTON – There may be a dark lining to the sunny June employment report, which recorded an increase of 288,000 payroll jobs for the month.

Medicaid putting squeeze on states

WASHINGTON – The White House recently put out a 40-page report arguing that the 24 states th …