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scott horsley
4 days ago:   Friday Oct 13 - 11:38am
Trump will decertify the Iran nuclear deal today, but stop short of asking Congress for new sanctions. https://t.co/2MOXGzZo6t

scott horsley
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:36pm
New NPR Politics podcast is up, on time and under budget. https://t.co/GvBMiJNbuB


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scott horsley
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:35pm
@realtbecker Yes. Total tax burden at all levels of govt.

scott horsley
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 11:35pm
The Trump administration makes good on its threat to end cost-sharing subsidies for insurers. This will guarantee b… https://t.co/mpdQI2K1Sr

scott horsley
5 days ago:   Thursday Oct 12 - 12:47pm
Trump uses his presidential pen to chip away at Obamacare insurance rules. https://t.co/QeuPzlFvXS https://t.co/mrJnBdXaGv


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scott horsley
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 4:43pm
President Trump arrives in Harrisburg on a rainy afternoon. He'll rally with truck drivers and others for his tax… https://t.co/JNv23Zm9uS

scott horsley
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 3:46pm
President Trump at Joint Base Andrews, on his way to Harrisburg, PA to promote his tax overhaul. https://t.co/jzkbVVHx1h


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scott horsley
6 days ago:   Wednesday Oct 11 - 11:18am
Senate GOP Leader McConnell wants to weaken the genteel blue slip practice--the only check on Trump's judicial picks https://t.co/f8Gb99xceb

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 10:49pm
As VP Pence walks out on a football game to protest a players' protest, Jason Gay of the WSJ keeps his eye on the b… https://t.co/7SQsmG6Cff

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 2:53pm
WH spokeswoman says the president was referring only to CORPORATE taxes. That's warmer, but still not quite right.… https://t.co/8ZhoQEMkkE

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 2:04pm
@redbeard623 More details here: https://t.co/UEiRaG85pW

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 1:58pm
@redbeard623 Yes. This is total tax burden including all levels of government

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Tuesday Oct 10 - 12:26pm
President Trump today: "We're the highest taxed nation in the world. People want to see massive tax cuts." https://t.co/OfTjTtCns4


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scott horsley
1 week ago:   Monday Oct 9 - 8:35am
What Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler learned from "Deal or No Deal". https://t.co/ZuHHH3vx75

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 12:33pm
Hurricane Irma cast a big shadow over the September jobs report, reducing employment by +/- 200K. But the effect s… https://t.co/UhiKqap9gy

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Friday Oct 6 - 11:15am
Trump admin grants employers broad lattitude to stop covering birth control in workplace insurance plans. Opponents promise legal challenge.

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Thursday Oct 5 - 2:54pm
@DavidDennick Thank you!

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 5:34pm
President Trump praises doctors, nurses, and all who cared for the victims of the Las Vegas shooting massacre.… https://t.co/5NAGwppuNy

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 4:48pm
Bumpy landing: Watchdog group seeks government-wide investigation of jet-setting federal officials. https://t.co/mqIN8ZAUKk

scott horsley
1 week ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 1:07pm
Rep. Cummings sets his (over)sights on Kellyanne Conway, who joined fmr Sec'y Price on some costly charter flights.… https://t.co/FlCM2A6flK

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Oct 4 - 5:55am
In GOP tax plan, gains for the rich are direct & quantifiable. Potential gains for the middle class are speculative. https://t.co/Y6WRhfkGfs

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 1:31pm
@coopermckim Thanks for the follow. And good to meet you in DC

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Monday Oct 2 - 9:48am
President Trump will speak to the country about the shooting in Las Vegas at 10:30 am eastern time, from the White House Diplomatic Room.

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Sep 30 - 10:40am
For 30 years, the cars didn't always work, but the laughs sure did. Saturday mornings will never be the same. #ThanksCarTalk.

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 7:04pm
Trump made his displeasure with Price's costly travel known...before boarding a military aircraft for another weeke… https://t.co/aKq4Bv3Qbl

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 6:44pm
Price Break. HHS Secretary resigns over chartered aircraft scandal. https://t.co/5mhHNGS7ll


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scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 4:02pm
...by year 10, TPC estimates 87% of tax savings go to top 20% of the income ladder. Nearly 80% to the top 1%.

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 29 - 4:02pm
Tax Policy Center estimates that 3/4 of the savings from GOP tax cut would go to top 20% of earners in yr 1. More than 1/2 to the top 1%...

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 28 - 9:31am
@mimholt @samsanders @scottdetrow Don't be too sure. I made these for the last Broncos' Super Bowl. https://t.co/QWI1NGcUVL


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scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 6:00pm
After reports that Tom Price ran up big bills for chartered jets, President Trump suggests he might ground the high… https://t.co/jUTnKf9K9t

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 5:24pm
@cdfonyo Sorry, I misunderstood. I believe that's one of the details left to be filled in by the tax-writing committees.

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 3:48pm
@cdfonyo yes. no change to the payroll tax

scott horsley
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 27 - 11:00am
The long-awaited tax plan unveiling. https://t.co/5qKklb2KSb

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Sep 26 - 2:25pm
NPR's Susan Davis reports that Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell will NOT hold a vote on the doomed Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal Obamacare.

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Monday Sep 25 - 6:31pm
Maine Sen. Collins adds a 3d GOP "NO" vote against Graham-Cassidy after CBO predicts it would leave "millions" more uninsured. Game over?

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Sunday Sep 24 - 9:36am
HHS Secretary Price agrees to suspend his use of chartered jets-the focus of an IG probe. Politico says the jets' pricetag so far tops $400K

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 6:34pm
@LukeRunyon People who bought avocados also bought whole grain tortilla chips.

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 3:08pm
Alaska warns of 65% cut in its federal health funding if Graham-Cassidy passes. That might weigh on Sen. Murkowski https://t.co/8GHA1YlGSm

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 1:58pm
McCain gestures Thumbs Down on Graham-Cassidy https://t.co/qaT6A50X9f

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 1:24pm
Brookings: new GOP effort to repeal Obamacare would leave 21 million more Americans UN-insured from 2020-2026. https://t.co/TC0am1j39H

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 12:54pm
Democrats called for the Price Check after Politico reported on the Secretary's jet-setting bill: >$300K.… https://t.co/FoOKF2YvL2

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Friday Sep 22 - 12:18pm
The HHS Inspector General has launched a review of Sec'y Price's frequent use of costly chartered jets for work travel, at taxpayer expense

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Thursday Sep 21 - 11:31am
Before meeting today w/ leaders of So. Korea and Japan, President Trump warns of new sanctions on North Korea. https://t.co/FUyXAOW8p2

scott horsley
3 weeks ago:   Wednesday Sep 20 - 10:18am
Count Jimmy Kimmel as a "No" on Graham Cassidy. https://t.co/ET8KmTZGRu

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Sep 15 - 2:57pm
11 yr old Frank got his wish today--to cut the White House lawn and show the nation what young people are ready for. https://t.co/SqFVqm3oq5

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 13 - 2:55pm
@alexroth3 A reminder, Alex, that Frank offered to do the job at no cost. ( Kid knows a good marketing opportunity when he sees it.)

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 13 - 2:47pm
...which reminds me of this story. https://t.co/d7B8LbprGg https://t.co/MLas2Dk7Ze

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Sep 13 - 2:46pm
Frank, the boy who offered to mow the White House lawn, will get his chance on Friday, says WH spokeswoman. https://t.co/1LWJ9pa73g

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 12 - 6:08pm
Remembering Edie Windsor, whose lawsuit ended DOMA and paved the way for same-sex marriage in all 50 states.… https://t.co/PLKifrIcdS

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 12 - 3:41pm
After GOP dissenters torpedoed the Obamacare repeal, Trump courts Democrats to help overhaul the tax code.… https://t.co/apNp33rnYr

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 12 - 11:44am
CENSUS: Real Median household income grew 3.2% last year. Share of people with health insurance climbed to 91.2%. https://t.co/cXT5CqXJQa

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 5 - 5:12pm
Obama weighs in on Trump's DACA phase-out, calling it "cruel" and "self- defeating." Both men want lawmakers to fix… https://t.co/ZaFiFctBSh

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 5 - 2:18pm
@LukeRunyon @KUNC Congratulations! I hope you'll still be tweeting from the Greeley crime beat.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Sep 5 - 9:51am
Congress tried to pass a Dream Act in 2010, but it failed in the Senate thanks to a GOP filibuster.… https://t.co/lYwmZtYaZB

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Sep 4 - 6:57am
Happy Labor Day! https://t.co/EJa4IsTY1R

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Sunday Sep 3 - 2:19pm
My dog Rufus had a cameo last week on Morning Edition. Now he wants union scale. (h/t Mark Memmott) https://t.co/ejuoO5LPPR


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scott horsley
1 month ago:   Saturday Sep 2 - 8:56am
correx: feb-aug job total for 2017 is 1.2M, 233k fewer than same period last year. https://t.co/o9hPbAb4rz

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Sep 1 - 10:46am
@nickraef good to know. thanks!

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Sep 1 - 10:35am
From February through August, the US added 1.4 million jobs. That's 233k FEWER than during the same period last year.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 31 - 9:34pm
In letter Friday Trump admin will seek $5.95 billion in immediate Harvey relief funds as "down payment" for '17. 5.5B for FEMA, rest for SBA

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 31 - 4:50pm
Trump insists Obamacare is failing. Admin will try to prove that by cutting advertising, enrollment help for the upcoming sign-up period.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 31 - 11:20am
@drreznicek @rachelnpr @HuberKMUW @MorningEdition Yes. She's part husky which is why the David Bowie eyes.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 31 - 9:54am
@HuberKMUW @MorningEdition @rachelnpr I believe it was Rufus (on the left), not Rosie, who weighed in this morning. https://t.co/uFwATqQIHm


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scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 30 - 9:43pm
RT @NickTimiraos: One consequence of not having a plan ready to unveil: https://t.co/GGG8oFZQ1D

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 30 - 11:49am
President Trump, joined by MIssouri Senator Roy Blunt heads for Springfield, MO to promote a tax overhaul. https://t.co/syTpZ7whXb


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scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 30 - 6:27am
John Burnett (@radiobigtex ) on citizen-led rescues in Houston: "It's Dunkirk on the bayou." https://t.co/LmsBXZzCYI

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 29 - 1:05pm
@aelwell @POTUS @tamarakeithNPR I'll be there.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 28 - 9:39am
Lawsuits filed over Pres. Trump's order barring transgender enlistment in the military. https://t.co/Bkf74ZfjiZ and https://t.co/1IhVr1o0uZ

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 9:50pm
@JSODonoghue Point taken. Thanks.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 9:05pm
Self-described "counter terrorism expert" Sebastian Gorka no longer works at the White House. A White House official says he did not resign.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 8:10pm
White House announced a presidential pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio. This is now a Category 4… https://t.co/Pjs2dom4dD

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 6:59pm
LGBT advocates blast the president's move as "a discriminatory attack on the people who have volunteered their live… https://t.co/YleXQGtTjS

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 6:00pm
Trump order also bars use of federal money for sexual reassignment surgery or other treatment. DoD has till late Ma… https://t.co/DCT77TwEE3

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 6:00pm
Trump orders new DoD policy on transgender service: No new transgender enlistment; Those serving now to be judged on military effectiveness.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 3:18pm
President Trump and the first family depart the White House for Camp David. https://t.co/k68GdFLfCb


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scott horsley
1 month ago:   Friday Aug 25 - 9:24am
Congratulations to our speedy, pie-eating rivals. /the Fork Guy https://t.co/LZwqlx8MhN

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Thursday Aug 24 - 2:03pm
List of counties with no Obamacare offerings next year shrinks to zero. https://t.co/UtMdqPixyG

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 23 - 8:21pm
Rhetorical whiplash from Pres. Trump this week: Calls for unity on Monday & Wednesday. Divisive red meat in between https://t.co/duLqrZPYEX

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Wednesday Aug 23 - 4:59pm
Thanks to Castalia, Iowa & Zion Lutheran for hosting this year's Rhubarb Rumble Rematch. 2nd Place sounds SO much b… https://t.co/4RYMGRNoKY

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 22 - 5:27pm
Statement from the White House press secretary on sailors killed in the McCain collision. https://t.co/shcjGboS1z


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scott horsley
1 month ago:   Tuesday Aug 22 - 4:21pm
Very nice to see Maggie Haberman citing an NPR story...after we've chased so many of hers. https://t.co/NvnCxFMvtN

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 4:27pm
carpe diem https://t.co/kLDC3YbQTb

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 12:45pm
Senior officials tell NPR's Tom Bowman Trump will OK about 4K additional US troops for Afghanistan and call for more pressure on Pakistan.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 12:10pm
The White House says President Trump and the first lady will watch today's solar eclipse from the Truman Balcony. It's about 80% here in DC.

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 11:11am
@djusatoday @tamarakeithNPR very carefully

scott horsley
1 month ago:   Monday Aug 21 - 9:22am
PROGRAMMING NOTE: NPR has live coast-to-coast coverage of the solar eclipse today. Please don't look directly at your radio.

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Friday Aug 18 - 1:20pm
White House Press Secretary confirms Bannon's departure. "We are grateful for his service and wish him the best." https://t.co/XzbVpHsEKK

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Friday Aug 18 - 1:08pm
Steve Bannon is reportedly OUT as Chief White House Strategist. https://t.co/8N8nPYxAzk

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Friday Aug 18 - 9:32am
Mitt Romney calls on President Trump to apologize for his Charlottesville remarks. https://t.co/fefTCWA8wK https://t.co/Ky9PJmGuoc


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scott horsley
2 months ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 5:59pm
White House says Pres. Trump is folding his nascent infrastructure advisory council. A union vice president had pulled out earlier today.

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 5:07pm
Remember Tuesday when Trump said, "I want the facts?" https://t.co/FlZ3FATla5 https://t.co/jE0PzatyIY

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Thursday Aug 17 - 3:27pm
Steve Bannon cold calls a liberal magazine and quickly heats up about white nationalists, China, & West Wing rivals https://t.co/KIbRBJzABQ

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 5:35pm
We certainly take hand hygiene seriously at the White House. But I believe the fantastic work you reference is fro… https://t.co/TPMpB87rjH

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 4:38pm
Republican politicians criticize President Trump's response to Charlottesville. But will it matter, for a change?… https://t.co/5KBhuGA53N

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 4:22pm
Trump admin will keep making cost-sharing payments to health insurers for at least 1 more month. CBO warns w/o the pmts, premiums spike 20%

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Wednesday Aug 16 - 1:19pm
As more business and labor leaders distance themselves from the president, Trump folds two business advisory boards. https://t.co/iafUr8zuky

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 7:46pm
RT @SaraMurray: This is correct. https://t.co/0y5So07Q7K

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 2:33pm
CBO says if Trump cuts subsidies to health insurers, premiums would jump about 20%. But many buyers would be shielded by govt assistance.

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 2:02pm
Matt Yglesias argues Trump policies help rich people, not racists. Racists are just a convenient distraction.… https://t.co/lmDABGMngm

scott horsley
2 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 15 - 1:15pm
As Centene debuts plans to offer health insurance in Nevada, the number of counties at risk of having no insurer ne… https://t.co/LPwOBAYGcf