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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 Announces Mick Mulvaney As Acting White House Chief Of Staff

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President Trump announced Saturday that White House chief of staff John Kelly would be leaving the administration by the end of the year. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Help Wanted: White House Chief Of Staff

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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, December 6

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John Bolton: U.S. Won't 'Turn A Blind Eye' To China's Trade Practices

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George H.W. Bush Funeral: Remembering The 41st President At The National Cathedral

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George H.W. Bush Funeral: George W. Bush To Eulogize His Father

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George H.W. Bush Funeral: Casket Arrives At Washington National Cathedral

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Washington Hosts The State Funeral For George H.W. Bush

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State Funeral For George H.W. Bush About To Get Underway

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News Brief: Prosecutors' Flynn Memo, Bush Funeral, CBS' Moonves Probe

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Trump Leaves G-20 With China Trade Truce, Plans To Cancel NAFTA Ahead Of New Pact

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Former President George H.W. Bush Dies At 94

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