Claudia Sahm

Stop Applying My Recession Rule To Individual States


Rising unemployment rates in places such as California, New York and New Jersey may seem dire but reflect economic strength.

White House's Student Loan Repayment Plan Needs Fixing


A pause that covered 45 million borrowers and $1.6 trillion in loans will soon end.

A Medicaid Catastrophe Is Looming, But It Can Be Avoided


A federal program that had kept millions of Americans on Medicaid during the pandemic has expired.