Scott Horsley Scott Horsley is a White House correspondent for NPR News.
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Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent

Scott Horsley is a White House correspondent for NPR News. He reports on the policy and politics of the Trump Administration.

Horsley took up the White House beat in 2009 after serving as a San Diego-based business correspondent for NPR where he covered fast food, gasoline prices, and the California electricity crunch of 2000. He reported from the Pentagon during the early phases of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Before joining NPR in 2001, Horsley was a reporter for member station KPBS-FM, where he received numerous honors, including a Public Radio News Directors' award for coverage of the California energy crisis.

Earlier in his career, Horsley worked as a reporter for WUSF-FM in Tampa, Florida, and as a news writer and reporter for commercial radio stations in Boston and Concord, New Hampshire. Horsley began his professional career as a production assistant for NPR's Morning Edition.

Horsley earned a bachelor's degree from Harvard University and an MBA from San Diego State University.

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GOP Response To Trump's Charlottesville Comments

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Vice President Pence Stays Aligned With Trump Despite Other Republicans Distancing Themselves

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President Trump Blames Both Sides For Charlottesville Violence

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White Supremacist Rally In Virginia Turns Violent

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Trump Speaks Out Against Violence In Charlottesville

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Trump Administration Sends Mixed Messages On North Korea

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The Week In Politics: Trump Tells Right-Wing McMaster Critics To Back Off

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Trump Touts Positive Economic News With Strong July Jobs Report

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President Trump Swears In New Chief Of Staff

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Sean Spicer Announces Resignation As White House Press Secretary

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White House Didn't Previously Disclose Trump Meeting With Putin

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President Trump said on Tuesday that he was surprised at the effective failure of the Senate health care bill, which did not have enough support to move forward to a vote. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Latest Republican Attempt To Repeal Obamacare Dies In The Senate

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Trump's 'Made In America' Week Highlights Products Made In The U.S.

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