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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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The Latest In Politics: Kavanaugh, Rosenstein

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Senate Panel Considers Options For Brett Kavanaugh Accuser's Testimony

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Trump Escalates Trade War With China; China Retaliates

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Kavanaugh Again Denies Sexual Assault Allegation

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing Sept. 6. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Saturday Politics: Trump And Hurricanes, Manafort, Kavanaugh

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Trump Or Obama: Who Gets The Credit For A Booming Economy?

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Trump Administration Continues Search For Anonymous Op-Ed Author

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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 6

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News Brief: Day 2 Of Kavanaugh Hearings, 'NYT' Anonymous Op-Ed, Gay Sex In India

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President Trump Responds To 'New York Times' Anonymous Op-Ed

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