President Trump and administration officials frequently overstate the strength of the labor market and their role in it, but now, a top White House official has admitted she went too far with the latest claim about black employment.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has issued a rare public apology for saying at Tuesday’s news briefing that Trump already had created three times more jobs for black people than former President Obama did during his entire eight-year term.
It’s not true. Not even close.
The economy added 2.95 million jobs for black...