Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

Morning News Brief: Health Care Vote Delayed, New Ransomware Attack Spreads

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

We look at the future of the Senate's health care bill after Republican leaders postponed a vote. Also, a new ransomware attack has spread from Ukraine, and we update the fight against Boko Haram.

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GOP Senators Postpone Vote On Health Care Bill

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Republican Senators have postponed a vote on their health care bill after it appeared they did not have the votes to pass it.

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Poll Shows Low Support For GOP Health Care Bill

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Senate Republican leaders have put off a vote on their health care bill until after the July Fourth recess. A new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll found only 17 percent of Americans approve of the bill.

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White House Releases Unexpected Statement About Syria

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Trump administration says it believes the Assad regime in Syria could be preparing to wage another chemical weapons attack. There's been no official reaction from the Assad government.

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GOP Sen. Susan Collins Firmly Opposes Senate Health Care Bill

Monday, June 26, 2017

Sen. Collins says she wants to reform flaws in the Affordable Care Act. This comes after the Congressional Budget Office said the Senate bill would leave 22 million more people uninsured by 2026.

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GOP Senate Bill Would Cut Health Care Coverage By 22 Million

Monday, June 26, 2017

Congressional forecasters say a Senate Republican bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act would leave 22 million more people uninsured in the next decade.

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Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

Monday, June 26, 2017

Senate Republicans have tweaked their bill in hopes of keeping more healthy customers in the insurance market. Customers who fail to maintain coverage could be temporarily locked out.

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How The Senate Health Care Bill Could Disrupt The Insurance Market

Saturday, June 24, 2017

In their Affordable Care Act repeal bill, Senate Republicans dropped the requirement that all Americans get health insurance. But they also kept the mandate that insurance companies cover everyone.

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President Trump Praises Senate Republican Health Care Bill

Friday, June 23, 2017

President Trump is praising the Senate's health care bill. But the bill lacks a mechanism requiring people to have continuous coverage, which could create problems in the individual health care market.

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Senate GOP Reveals Health Care Bill

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Senate Republicans have released their health care bill. They are hoping to have a vote before the July Fourth recess.

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Trump Adopts Harder Line On Cuba

Thursday, June 15, 2017

President Trump is imposing new restrictions on travel and trade with Cuba. Individual travelers may have to join tour groups. And business ties with the Cuban military will be sharply curtailed.

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Shooting Highlights Role Of Capitol Police

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Authorities are praising Capitol Police for preventing further bloodshed when a gunman opened fire at a congressional baseball practice. Two Capitol Police officers were wounded but are OK.

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Trump Expected To Restrict Trade, Travel With Cuba

Monday, June 12, 2017

President Trump is preparing to announce changes in U.S. policy toward Cuba during a visit to Miami on Friday, possibly tightening restrictions loosened by the Obama administration.

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Another Federal Appeals Court Upholds Block On Trump's Travel Ban

Monday, June 12, 2017

Another federal appeals court has ruled against President Trump's travel ban. The ban remains on hold, although the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals did clear the way for the administration to adjust its vetting rules.

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Trump Denies Asking James Comey For Pledge Of Loyalty

Friday, June 09, 2017

President Trump answered questions from reporters for the first time since James Comey, the FBI director he fired, testified in great detail about his interactions with the president. Trump flatly denied that he ever asked Comey for a pledge of loyalty.

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Trump's Lawyer Fires Back After Comey Testimony

Thursday, June 08, 2017

President Trump maintained Twitter silence during the Comey hearing and he didn't mention Comey during a speech before a religious group. But his attorney and his eldest son teamed up to defend him.

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Ahead Of Comey Hearing, Intelligence Officials Testify Before Senate Committee

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Some of America's top intelligence officials testified Wednesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee. The hearing was a kind of warm-up for Thursday's blockbuster session featuring fired FBI Director James Comey.

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White House Downplays Trump Tweets On Gulf Feud

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The White House and the State Department stressed the need for cooperation among Arab allies, after President Trump appeared to take the side of Saudi Arabia and its Gulf neighbors against Qatar.

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Trump's Latest Tweets On Travel Ban Could Raise New Legal Hurdles

Monday, June 05, 2017

The president tweeted in defense of his travel ban, using language that could hamper his administration's legal argument. The tweets also threaten to overshadow the rollout of infrastructure policy.

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Is The Economic Glass Half-Full Or Half-Empty? It Depends

Sunday, June 04, 2017

In these hyper-polarized times, even seemingly objective facts like the unemployment rate are often viewed through a partisan lens.

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