Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

Monday, March 18, 2019

Princeton economist Alan Krueger, who served in the Obama White House, has died. Krueger's research interests included the minimum wage, the opioid epidemic and rock 'n' roll. He was 58.

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Trump Vetoes Congressional Effort To Limit Border Wall Funding

Friday, March 15, 2019

President Trump used his veto pen for the first time Friday. GOP senators who bucked the president in Thursday's vote said they did so to preserve congressional control over government spending.

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Airplane Grounding Tests Boeing's Influence In Washington

Thursday, March 14, 2019

For decades, Boeing has worked to ingratiate itself with regulators and policymakers. That effort could be important as the company responds to a pair of deadly crashes.

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Federal Government Grounds All Boeing 737 Max 8 Jets As Investigation Continues

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

President Trump called it a difficult decision to ground the Boeing plane involved in the deadly crash in Ethiopia. As the biggest U.S. exporter, Boeing carries a lot of weight in Washington.

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Trump Seeks More Border Wall Funding In New Budget

Monday, March 11, 2019

President Trump's 2020 budget proposal, released on Monday, calls for $8.6 billion in new border wall funding, along with increased military spending and deep cuts to domestic programs.

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What's In Store For Future Negotiations Between The U.S. And North Korea

Thursday, February 28, 2019

President Trump walked away from his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un without a nuclear deal. What does this mean for future negotiations?

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News Brief: No Deal With North Korea, What We Learned From Michael Cohen

Thursday, February 28, 2019

President Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ended without a deal. Also, we have analysis of Michael Cohen's testimony.

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What Happened In The Second Nuclear Summit

Thursday, February 28, 2019

We look at what we learned after the second summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un ended without a deal on denuclearization.

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Trump, Kim Hopeful At Second Nuclear Summit

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam, continuing the denuclearization talks they began eight months earlier in Singapore.

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Trump Suspends China Tariff Hike, Citing Progress In Trade Talks

Sunday, February 24, 2019

President Trump has suspended a planned increase in tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars in Chinese imports, after what he called "very productive" trade talks in Washington this weekend.

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President Trump Ends Another Round Of Trade Negotiations With China

Friday, February 22, 2019

President Trump met with the vice premier of China on Friday, capping another round of high-stakes trade negotiations. The countries face a self-imposed deadline next week to strike a deal.

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Longtime Trump Friend Under The Microscope For Mideast Ties, Inauguration Role

Thursday, February 21, 2019

President Trump's inaugural committee chair is facing scrutiny from a variety of sources. Tom Barrack is a wealthy real estate investor who helped the administration build bridges to Arab leaders.

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Tom Barrack, Trump's Longtime Friend, Comes Under More Scrutiny

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Tom Barrack is one of President Trump's oldest friends. He's also been the subject of unwelcome headlines recently, over comments concerning Saudi Arabia and his role in Trump's inauguration.

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News Brief: Legal Response To Trump's Emergency, McCabe Speaks, Jussie Smollett Case

Monday, February 18, 2019

Following the president's declaration of a national emergency on Friday, we look at the legal action now being taken against it and how it could play out in the courts.

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Many Presidents Have Declared Emergencies — But Not Like Trump Has

Friday, February 15, 2019

When President Trump declared a national emergency on the Southern border on Friday, he claimed the move was routine — even as he acknowledged the administration is likely to face legal challenges.

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Special Coverage: Trump On Border Wall Funding

Friday, February 15, 2019

In remarks from the Rose Garden, President Trump on Friday declares a national emergency to secure funding for his long-promised southern border wall.

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Americans Tightened Their Belts, And It Might Hurt Economic Numbers Important To Trump

Thursday, February 14, 2019

What started off as a strong holiday shopping season ended with a whimper, as December retail sales posted the sharpest drop in nine years. That could mean GDP growth will miss the president's target.

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Tipping The Scales: Trump In 'Very Good Health Overall,' Navy Doctor Says

Thursday, February 14, 2019

An annual physical exam also found that a modest weight gain since last year has tipped the president into the obese category.

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Trump Gets Annual Physical

Friday, February 08, 2019

President Trump is scheduled for his annual physical exam today. A year ago, doctors said Trump was in "excellent" health but suggested he lose a little weight.

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In Super Bowl Interview, Trump Goes On Offense

Sunday, February 03, 2019

President Trump criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on border security in an interview with CBS. The interview aired two days before a speech in which Trump is expected to call for compromise.

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