Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

Saudi Arabia's Deep Influence In The U.S.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

The Trump administration is struggling to find a way to respond to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Part of what's complicating the situation are extensive Saudi ties to the U.S.

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EPA Boasts Of Reduced Greenhouse Gases, Even As Trump Questions Climate Science

Thursday, October 18, 2018

U.S. production of heat-trapping greenhouse gases fell 2.7 percent last year. But larger cuts will be needed to address climate change.

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White House Lawyer Quits After Helping Trump Put His Mark On The Federal Bench

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

As White House counsel, Don McGahn led the president's successful push to reshape the federal courts, culminating with the explosive fight over Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

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Midterm Election Could Reshape Health Policy

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The fate of Obamacare may hinge on which party wins the midterm elections.

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What's At Stake For U.S. Health Policy With This Year's Midterm Elections

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The midterm elections will determine which party controls the House and Senate for the next two years — and that could have a major effect on the future of U.S. health policy.

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Federal Deficit Jumps 17 Percent As Tax Cuts Eat Into Government Revenue

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

The federal deficit ballooned to $779 billion in the fiscal year just ended — a remarkable tide of red ink for a country not mired in recession or war.

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Trump Expected To Welcome Andrew Brunson, Pastor Who Was Held Captive In Turkey

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Turkish authorities arrested the American pastor after the failed coup in 2016. President Trump made the cause a key issue in his administration's dealings with Turkey.

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FACT CHECK: Trump's False Claims On 'Medicare For All'

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

President Trump packed a lot of disinformation into his op-ed column for USA Today attacking a Democratic health care proposal. Here are five points to know.

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Justice Brett Kavanaugh Will Sit For His First Supreme Court Arguments This Week

Monday, October 08, 2018

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh will have a ceremonial swearing on Monday. After the highly partisan confirmation fight, concerns about the public's perception of the court are front and center.

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Vice President Pence Accuses China Of Trying To Interfere In U.S. Elections

Thursday, October 04, 2018

He says China is trying to undermine President Trump by using front groups and propaganda in an effort to beat back the president's agenda in the midterm elections.

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Experts Question Trump's Strategy To Reach Revised NAFTA Deal

Thursday, October 04, 2018

The White House sees the new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico as vindication of the president's hard-nosed negotiating tactics. But the modest benefits may not be worth the cost.

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Trump Celebrates New Trade Deal With Canada And Mexico

Monday, October 01, 2018

President Trump is touting a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico that he hopes will replace NAFTA. He's calling it the U.S.-Mexico-Canada deal. Scott Horsley updates with the latest.

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Trump Says New Trade Agreement To Replace NAFTA Is A Campaign Promise Kept

Monday, October 01, 2018

Ottawa agreed to make it easier for U.S. farmers to ship dairy products into Canada. The U.S. also agreed to shield Canada from auto tariffs.

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Trump Shrugs Off Laughter At U.N.: 'Didn't Expect That Reaction, But That's OK'

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Trump boasted to the General Assembly that he's accomplished more than almost any previous administration — a claim that prompted laughter from the assembled diplomats and other world leaders.

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The Latest In Politics: Kavanaugh, Rosenstein

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser could testify next week on Capitol Hill. It will be a big moment for President Trump, who's made reshaping the court a key priority.

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Senate Panel Considers Options For Brett Kavanaugh Accuser's Testimony

Friday, September 21, 2018

A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford offered conditions for her to against Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh. Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley insists he's committed to a "fair forum."

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Kavanaugh Again Denies Sexual Assault Allegation

Monday, September 17, 2018

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reportedly visited the White House Monday and has issued another strong denial of a sexual assault allegation. Democrats call for a delay on the nomination vote.

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Kavanaugh And Accuser To Testify Publicly Before Senators Next Week

Monday, September 17, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford went public on Sunday with an allegation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school, which he denies. They will both testify next Monday.

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Saturday Politics: Trump And Hurricanes, Manafort, Kavanaugh

Saturday, September 15, 2018

President Trump sparked controversy while touting hurricane readiness. His former campaign head has pleaded guilty. And there are allegations of sexual misconduct by his Supreme Court nominee.

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FACT CHECK: Who Gets Credit For The Booming U.S. Economy?

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

President Trump and former President Obama both claim credit for the economy. Democrats argue that Trump inherited an economy that was already strong, while Republicans insist he turned it around.

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