Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

Trump Calls Iran Nuclear Deal 'Unacceptable,' But Leaves U.S. In It For Now

Friday, October 13, 2017

"We will not continue down a path whose predictable conclusion is more violence, more terror and the very real threat of Iran's nuclear breakout," President Trump said on Friday.

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News Brief: Trump Ends Health Care Subsidies, Iran Deal, California Fires

Friday, October 13, 2017

The Trump administration says it will end cost-sharing payments designed to help low-income Americans get health care. Trump is also expected to make an announcement on the future of the Iran deal.

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White House To End Health Care Subsidies

Friday, October 13, 2017

The White House says the government will no longer make subsidy payments to health insurers. The change could cause premiums to spike and drive insurers out of the marketplace.

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Trump Uses Executive Pen To Chip Away At Obamacare

Thursday, October 12, 2017

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that aims to allow more insurance options. The plan is intended to lower costs, but critics warn it could hurt those who need insurance most.

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Touted As Middle-Class Win, GOP Tax Plan Directly Benefits Wealthy, Analysis Finds

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Republicans in the White House and Congress have billed their tax proposal as a boost for the middle class. But a nonpartisan analysis finds the richest Americans would see the most immediate gains.

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Security Experts Continue To Try To 'Make Soft Targets Less Soft'

Monday, October 02, 2017

National security analyst Juliette Kayyem says that while an outdoor concert hall will never be a "hard" target, security experts will look at elevated positioning in the effort to improve safety.

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Police Look For Clues In Las Vegas Shooting

Monday, October 02, 2017

Law enforcement authorities say a motive in Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas is unclear. Authorities are searching the suspect's home in Mesquite, Nev., for clues.

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HHS Tom Price Not The Only Cabinet Official With A Private Plane Problem

Thursday, September 28, 2017

The job of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price could be at stake after it was revealed he had flown on private jets at taxpayers' expense.

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Republicans Calling For Deep Cuts In Both Individual And Corporate Tax Rates

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

President Trump and Republican leaders in Congress unveiled their framework for a tax code overhaul, but many details still have to be negotiated.

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GOP Lays Out Tax Overhaul Plan

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

President Trump and GOP lawmakers unveil some of the details of their plan to revamp the federal tax code, proposing deep cuts in both individual and corporate tax rates.

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White House Revises Travel Ban, Expands Countries

Monday, September 25, 2017

The Trump administration changed its travel ban Sunday night, effective October 18. For the first time, it includes countries that are not majority-Muslim: North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

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Trump Administration Expected To Issue New Travel Restrictions

Friday, September 22, 2017

The Trump administration is considering new travel restrictions as its controversial travel ban on six Muslim-majority countries expires.

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President Trump: 'Put Your Countries First'

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

President Trump took the stage this morning to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York with an "America first" message and some tough words for North Korea.

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NPR/Ipsos Poll: Half Of Americans Don't Trust Trump On North Korea

Monday, September 18, 2017

In addition, most falsely believe the president needs congressional authorization to launch a nuclear strike. North Korea's renegade program will be a major focus at this week's U.N. General Assembly.

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Mowing In America: 11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Tackles White House Lawn

Friday, September 15, 2017

An 11-year-old Virginia boy who offered to cut the White House lawn for free got his chance Friday.

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Trump Meets With Democrats To Build Support For Tax Overhaul Plan

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

President Trump is engaged in a campaign to build support for a tax overhaul. It includes meeting with Democratic leaders. The details of a tax plan, though, are still weeks away.

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President Trump Honors Victims On Anniversary Of Sept. 11, 2001 Attacks

Monday, September 11, 2017

President Trump honors those who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and promises American strength and unity in the face of terrorism. It's his first time marking the 9/11 anniversary as president, but he is a lifelong New Yorker.

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Trump Raises Prospect Of More Bipartisanship After Reaching Deal With Democrats

Thursday, September 07, 2017

On the heels of cutting a deal with Democrats, President Trump raises the prospect of more bipartisanship.

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Trump To Talk Tax Code Overhaul With Key Members of Congress

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

After many private conversations, the overhaul effort is shifting into high gear. At the center of the campaign is Gary Cohn, an ex-Goldman Sachs executive who directs the National Economic Council.

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News Brief: Houston Update, DACA, Kenyan Court Calls For New Election

Friday, September 01, 2017

Some waters have receded in Houston and some people have returned to their homes, or what's left of them. Also, an update on the status of the DACA program for immigrants.

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