Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

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

Friday, January 18, 2019

Two years ago, Donald Trump promised voters a long list of things he would do as president. As he completes his second year in office, we check the president's progress.

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

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

President Trump tried to bypass House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and on Tuesday invited rank-and-file House Democrats to a shutdown meeting at the White House. They declined to attend.

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In Speech To Struggling Farmers, President Trump Promotes Border Wall

Monday, January 14, 2019

President Trump addressed the Farm Bureau Federation on Monday, courting a constituency that was key to his 2016 election. He tried to reassure his audience that his trade policies will soon pay off.

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Trump Expected To Get Warm Welcome At Farm Bureau Convention

Monday, January 14, 2019

Trump on Monday addresses the 100th annual convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation in New Orleans. Rural voters strongly backed him in 2016, but many struggle in today's economic climate.

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

Friday, January 11, 2019

On Friday, President Trump told reporters he's not looking to declare a national emergency to secure funding for the border wall just yet and that he's concerned about legal challenges.

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White House Eyes Funding Sources For Border Wall In Case Trump Declares Emergency

Friday, January 11, 2019

The Army Corps of Engineers has been asked to identify projects that could be canceled or delayed so that funds could be redirected to build a border wall, congressional and Pentagon sources say.

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

Thursday, January 10, 2019

President Trump on Thursday visits the U.S. Mexico border, after talks to resolve the partial government shutdown were unsuccessful on Wednesday.

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

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

The president abruptly ended spending talks Wednesday after congressional Democrats rejected his demand for a $5.7 billion border wall. A partial government shutdown stretched into its 19th day.

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

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

President Trump used his first prime-time address from the Oval Office to make the case for a $5.7 billion border wall. That demand and Democrats' opposition has led to a partial government shutdown.

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How Trump Uses Misleading Statistics In His Border Wall Argument

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

President Trump will address the American people Tuesday night to make his case that there's a crisis at the Southern border. But he often uses misleading statistics as part of his argument.

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FACT CHECK: Can Trump Use Emergency Powers To Build The Wall?

Monday, January 07, 2019

President Trump has suggested that if he can't reach a compromise with congressional Democrats over funding for border security, he might invoke presidential powers instead. What could Congress do?

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Do Emergency Powers Allow Trump To Order A Border Wall?

Monday, January 07, 2019

President Trump has talked about declaring a national emergency. He says he might invoke emergency powers to order the construction of a wall at the U.S.- Mexico border.

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Trump Will Address Nation About Border As Shutdown Drags Into 3rd Week

Monday, January 07, 2019

The president said that he will speak to the country Tuesday, prompting the leading Democrats on Capitol Hill to say they are entitled to equal airtime from the TV networks to respond to Trump.

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Trump Meets With Top Democrats Over Government Shutdown Stalemate

Friday, January 04, 2019

The partial government shutdown entered the two-week mark with no resolution at hand. President Trump and lawmakers met over the stalemate Friday but did not reach a deal to re-open the government.

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What's At Stake As The U.S. Tries To Settle Its Trade Dispute With China

Thursday, January 03, 2019

A profit warning from Apple shows how China's economic slowdown can have ripple effects here in the U.S.

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Economists Don't Expect To See Lasting Fallout From Shutdown, So Long As It Ends Soon

Wednesday, January 02, 2019

The partial government shutdown is not expected to cause lasting economic damage, unless it drags on. But forecasters are expecting slower growth for the U.S. economy in the new year.

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Federal Workers, Burdened By Shutdown, Face Trump-Ordered Pay Freeze

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Because of the partial government shutdown, a great number of federal workers are furloughed or working without pay. President Trump has ordered a freeze in 2019 federal employee salary rates.

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Trump Orders Pay Freeze In 2019 For All Civilian Federal Employees

Monday, December 31, 2018

President Trump has ordered a pay freeze for the federal workforce, sparking protests at a time when hundreds of thousands of federal workers are already furloughed or working without pay.

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Fallout Grows As Partial Government Shutdown Drags On Into New Year

Saturday, December 29, 2018

There's no end in sight for the spending standoff that has forced the shutdown of about a quarter of the federal government. The longer the shutdown continues, the more services will be affected.

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As Partial Shutdown Drags On, Negative Impact Expected To Increase

Friday, December 28, 2018

The partial government shutdown appears likely to continue into the New Year. While the effects so far have been muted, the impact will increase the longer the shutdown drags on.

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