Ayesha Rascoe Ayesha Rascoe is a White House reporter for NPR.
Ayesha Rascoe at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., May 22, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Ayesha Rascoe at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., May 22, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Ayesha Rascoe

White House Reporter

Ayesha Rascoe is a White House reporter for NPR.

Prior to joining NPR, she covered the White House for Reuters, chronicling President Barack Obama's final year in office and the beginning days of the Trump administration. Rascoe began her reporting career at Reuters, covering energy and environmental policy news, including the 2010 BP oil spill and the U.S. response to the Fukushima nuclear crisis in 2011. She also spent a year covering energy legal issues and court cases.

She graduated from Howard University in 2007 with a B.A. in journalism.

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White House Says Attorney General Will Make Next Decisions With Mueller Report

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President Trump Meets With North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un In Second Summit

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Workers in Hanoi, Vietnam, making last-minute preparations ahead of this week's summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Carl Court/Getty Images hide caption

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Where The U.S. Stands On North Korea Ahead Of The Trump-Kim Summit

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Trump To Meet North Korea's Leader At Summit In Vietnam

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Trump To Meet With North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un In Vietnam

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Before A Divided Congress, Trump To Give State Of The Union

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There May Be Some Progress Toward Resolving Partial Government Shutdown

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How Trump's Rhetoric Against Allies Has Often Isolated Him

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Trump Extends Offer To End Shutdown, Extend DACA; Democrats Say 'No Deal'

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