Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

In Trump's First Week, Actions On Refugees, Military, Foreign Relations

Saturday, January 28, 2017

In the last 24 hours, President Trump has taken steps to close the door on refugees and build up the military. He has calls with foreign leaders scheduled for Saturday. We look at Trump's first week.

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Trump Hosts British Prime Minister Theresa May At The White House

Friday, January 27, 2017

In a news conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May, President Trump said he hoped to have a good relationship with Russia. He said the same of Mexico, despite the recent flap over the wall.

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Trump's Suggested Import Tax Would Mean Americans Pay For That Wall

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The president's press secretary said a plan the White House is pushing would mean taxing goods from Mexico 20 percent to pay for the wall. That would mean American consumers would foot the bill.

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Trump Issues Executive Actions Targeted At Immigration

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

President Trump issued another round of executive actions Wednesday. These were targeted at his signature campaign issue of immigration.

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Budget Director Nominee Splits With Trump On Entitlement Reform

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday exposed some daylight between President Trump and his nominee for budget director when it comes to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Mick Mulvaney wants to overhaul these entitlement programs, while Trump said during the campaign he wants to leave them alone.

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Inauguration Day 2017: The View From The White House, Mall

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Morning Edition hosts talk through Inauguration events with NPR's Scott Horsley at the White House, and check in on activity on the National Mall with NPR's Pam Fessler.

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Trump's Inaugural Address Suggests Break With Foreign Policy Tradition

Monday, January 23, 2017

From the Marshall Plan to the G-20, the United States has long taken a broad view of what's in its national interest. President Donald Trump's inaugural address suggests a break with that decades-old tradition.

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Trump Promises Tax Cuts, Less Red Tape — So Long As Businesses Stay In U.S.

Monday, January 23, 2017

The president met with corporate executives on Monday, promising tax cuts and regulatory relief. But he also warned CEOs against moving jobs to other countries.

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President Trump's First Stops: National Cathedral And CIA

Saturday, January 21, 2017

On his first full day in office, President Donald Trump attended a prayer service, and met with CIA agents in Langley, Va.

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Trump Attends National Prayer Service Before Heading To CIA Headquarters

Saturday, January 21, 2017

President Trump attended an interfaith prayer service at Washington's National Cathedral, but he's also attending to more secular matters, with a visit to the CIA headquarters.

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Trump Signs Executive Order To 'Ease The Burdens Of Obamacare'

Friday, January 20, 2017

The new White House took action on four measures Friday night, notably on the Affordable Care Act and regulations. The White House did not immediately make it clear what exactly was signed.

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Trump Signs Executive Actions Shortly After Inauguration Ceremony

Friday, January 20, 2017

Donald Trump signed executive actions shortly after being sworn in as president on Friday. He signed orders formally nominating his cabinet picks and a proclamation for a national day of patriotism.

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Donald Trump Has Plans To Hit The Ground Running

Friday, January 20, 2017

Trump plans to move quickly after taking office to implement his agenda. Some actions will take the shape of executive orders. Others, legislation, which could move rapidly through a GOP Congress.

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Donald Trump Has Plans To Hit The Ground Running. Here's What He Wants To Do

Friday, January 20, 2017

The president-elect's team has been sketching out plans for its first day, week and month in office. It includes action on trade, energy and, of course, Obamacare.

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Obama Holds Final News Conference Before Leaving Office

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

President Obama held his final news conference Wednesday before leaving office. He fielded several questions about his successor, Donald Trump.

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CBO Predicts Obamacare Repeal Could Leave Millions Without Insurance

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

A Congressional Budget Office analysis requested by Democrats says a repeal of Obamacare could leave millions uninsured. But Republicans insist they will come up with a replacement law to provide insurance.

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In Lead Up To Inauguration, Trump Comments On Obamacare, NATO

Monday, January 16, 2017

Days before his inauguration, Donald Trump is weighing in on hot button issues such as Obamacare and the relevance of NATO.

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HHS Nominee Tom Price Reveals Plan To Avoid Conflicts Of Interest

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Donald Trump's nominee for Health and Human Services secretary, Tom Price, reveals his financial interests and how he plans to handle potential conflicts of interest.

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Trump Outlines Plans To Step Back From Business Empire

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Donald Trump announced that he is handing over management of his business to his adult sons and a long-time executive. Watchdog groups say Trump hasn't gone far enough to avoid conflicts of interest.

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Farewell Speech Highlights White House Wins Over The Last 8 Years

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

President Obama defended his legacy in a farewell address in Chicago Tuesday night. He also underscored some of the challenges facing the country as he prepares to leave office in nine days.

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