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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Trump Addresses Some Sexual Harassment Issues, But Not All

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President Trump waves goodbye as he enters Air Force One after participating in the East Asia Summit on Tuesday in the Philippines capital Manila. Trump finished a five-country trip through Asia visiting Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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President Trump Meets With Duterte On Last Leg Of Asia Tour

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On Final Stop Of Asia Trip, Trump To Meet With Controversial Philippine President Duterte

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Trump On The Defensive About Putin Discussion

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President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin talk during the family photo session at the APEC Summit in Danang, Vietnam, on Saturday. Jorge Silva/AP hide caption

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Trump: Putin Again Denied Interfering In Election And 'I Really Believe' He Means It

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Trump Says Putin Denies Russian Election Interference

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President Trump Delivers Warning To Asia-Pacific Leaders Regarding Trade

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Trump Is In Vietnam For Asia-Pacific Economic Summit

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A Year After He Was Elected, What's Changed Under President Trump?

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Trump Lands In China, North Korea To Be A Main Discussion Topic

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President Trump speaks Wednesday morning at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea. He praised the country for its postwar growth and promised to protect it against North Korea. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images hide caption

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North Korea Is Very Much On Trump's Mind As He Visits South Korea

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Trump Visits South Korea, Meets Its President

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North Korea Expected To Be Major Topic Of Discussion For Trump In Asia

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