Scott Horsley

White House Correspondent for NPR News

Scott Horsley appears in the following:

What Is The Economic Cost Of Social Distancing?

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Much of America's economy has been shut down, in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Some say this strategy will work, but President Trump wants to see businesses re-open quickly.

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Coronavirus Latest: New Guidelines For Counties, Unemployment Spikes

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Following the latest Coronavirus Task Force briefing, NPR correspondents detail the White House plan to categorize counties based on their coronavirus risk and the congressional rescue bill.

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Coronavirus Latest: Unemployment Numbers, Federal Guidelines For Local Governments

Thursday, March 26, 2020

NPR economics, science and national correspondents present the latest updates in the U.S. response to the coronavirus epidemic.

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Don't Dash For Cash: Authorities Say There's No Need To Empty The ATM

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Regulators urge consumers not to drain their bank accounts, after reports of large withdrawals by some customers worried about the coronavirus. The FDIC reminds us the accounts are insured.

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What Happened Today: Listener Questions About The Economic Relief Bill, More

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

NPR economics and science correspondents answer listener questions about what the federal government is doing. Are the latest measures working? What is happening with the economic relief bill?

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Coronavirus Updates: Economic Rescue Legislation, Unemployment Projections

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

NPR global health, economics and politics correspondents recount the latest developments in the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic and the ongoing economic crisis it has caused.

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Coronavirus Updates: Trump Administration Evaluates Lifting Restrictions

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

NPR White House, economic and global health correspondents relay the latest developments and scientific findings in the United States response to the coronavirus pandemic.

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COVID-19 Updates: Federal Reserve Acts, Deal Eludes Congress, Trump Speaks

Monday, March 23, 2020

Economics, politics and science correspondents round up new developments in the federal response to the coronavirus crisis, including President Trump's comments during an afternoon press conference.

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The Latest Developments Around Federal Coronavirus Response

Friday, March 20, 2020

NPR economics, politics and science correspondents relay the latest federal developments in the coronavirus pandemic.

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U.S. Economic Slowdown In Coming Months Expected To Be Worst On Record

Friday, March 20, 2020

Forecasters say the government's aggressive efforts to curtail the spread of the virus will trigger the sharpest slowdown on record. Some see the economy shrinking a staggering 24%.

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Roundup: The Latest On Coronavirus In The United States

Thursday, March 19, 2020

A panel of NPR correspondents discusses the latest developments around the coronavirus epidemic, including updates about drugs, testing, medical supplies, economic impact and unemployment relief.

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Stimulus Cash For Strapped Workers, With Few Places To Spend It

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The $1 trillion stimulus package proposed by the Trump administration is unusual in that it would give Americans more spending money, even as many spending outlets have been closed by the pandemic.

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The Latest Developments In The Federal And Scientific Response To Coronavirus

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

NPR correspondents relay the latest on federal government efforts to aid the economy and stop the spread of coronavirus, as well as new scientific information about how COVID-19 is affecting people.

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Massive Measure Unveiled To Fight Coronavirus Economic Slump

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

The Trump administration proposed a $1 trillion emergency stimulus package to help the economy deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. The relief plan would include help for households and small businesses.

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White House Requests $1 Trillion In Economic Stimulus To Fight Coronavirus Effects

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The Trump administration is requesting that Congress pass an $1 trillion stimulus to address the economic fallout from the coronavirus epidemic.

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Trump Proposes Stimulus Package For Coronavirus Outbreak's Economic Damage

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The Trump administration is proposing an $850 billion stimulus package to help struggling businesses and individuals weather the economic slowdown triggered by the coronavirus.

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Markets Plunge Again Monday

Monday, March 16, 2020

Despite the Federal Reserve cutting the interest rate to near zero percent, U.S. stock indexes plunged sharply from the opening bell. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down nearly 3,000 points.

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Fed Makes A Dramtic Move During Coronavirus Fallout

Monday, March 16, 2020

The Federal Reserve cut interest rates to near-zero and announced a set of programs to help blunt the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic spreading throughout the world.

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Trump 'Very Happy' With Fed Decision To Cut Interest Rates

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Trump told reporters at the White House that he's pleased with the Federal Reserve's move to cut interest rates. He also told Americans to stop panic-buying groceries as fears rise about coronavirus.

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U.S. Economic Effects Of The Coronavirus Travel Ban

Saturday, March 14, 2020

The Trump administration's decision to include the U.K. and Ireland to its month-long travel ban will likely come with a big price tag for the U.S. economy.

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