Scott Wilson

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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  • Jun 19, 2014

The Obama administration has begun to consider the conflicts in Syria and Iraq as a single challenge.

  • Jun 19, 2014

DEBRIEF | It could be short-lived, as the achievement is likely to do little to tamp down partisan fervor.

  • Jun 17, 2014

The president who called Iraq the ‘dumb’ war may be drawn back in by advance of Islamist militants.

  • Jun 12, 2014

U.S. intelligence officials say concerns about soldier’s health were a factor in decision to make deal.

  • Jun 4, 2014

Former secretary of state now endorses deal she once objected to

  • Jun 4, 2014

Officials contemplated a rescue operation just months after the soldier’s capture in Afghanistan.

  • Jun 3, 2014

The president makes his first trip to the war zone since 2012, thanking troops ahead of Memorial Day.

  • May 25, 2014

In a commencement address, the attorney general says “subtle” threats “cut deeper” than outright bigotry.

  • May 17, 2014

President Obama tells the story of one man’s heroism and self-sacrifice on the morning of the 2001 attacks.

  • May 15, 2014
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Scott Wilson is the chief White House correspondent for the Washington Post. Previously, he was the paper’s deputy Assistant Managing Editor/Foreign News after serving as a correspondent in Latin America and in the Middle East. He was awarded an Overseas Press Club citation and an Interamerican Press Association award for his work abroad. For his coverage of the Obama administration, he received the 2011 Gerald R. Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting on the Presidency and the 2012 Aldo Beckman Award given by the White House Correspondents’ Association. He joined the Post in 1997.
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