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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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President Trump, pictured delivering his first prime-time address from the Oval Office on Jan. 8, hits the two-year mark of his presidency on Sunday. Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Progress Report: President Trump's Campaign Promises, 2 Years Later

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At 2-Year Mark, Trump Says He's Done More Than He's Promised

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Weekly Roundup: Thursday, January 17

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It's Day 26 Of The Government Shutdown And There's No End In Sight

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Trump Expected To Get Warm Welcome At Farm Bureau Convention

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Trump Says National Emergency Is A Possibility But He Would Rather Work With Congress

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President Trump holds a picture labeled "typical standard wall design" as he hosts a roundtable discussion on border security in the Cabinet Room of the White House on Friday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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On Day 20 Of The Shutdown, Trump Will Visit U.S.-Mexico Border

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President Trump and Vice President Pence arrive at the U.S. Capitol to attend the weekly Republican Senate policy luncheon on Wednesday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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'Bye-Bye': Trump Walks Out Of White House Meeting With Democrats About Shutdown

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President Trump Argues For A Border Wall In Oval Office Address

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Oval Office Pitch For A Border Wall

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How Trump Uses Misleading Statistics In His Border Wall Argument

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President Trump's border wall prototypes are seen from Tijuana in Baja California state, Mexico, on Monday. Trump has said he may invoke emergency powers to build a border wall if Congress doesn't agree to his demand for funding. Guillermo Arias/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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