Harvest Prude

Harvest is a political reporter for WORLD's Washington Bureau. She is a World Journalism Institute and Patrick Henry College graduate. Harvest resides in Washington, D.C. Follow her on Twitter @HarvestPrude.

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Biden’s Cabinet: A basket of ignorables?

Politics | The president-elect’s picks have Democrats and Republicans saying it could be worse
by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/27/20, 01:36 pm

With his early selections for key executive branch roles, President-elect Joe Biden is positioning himself as the United States’ juggler-in-chief, trying to please the progressive and moderate factions of his party while not alienating the GOP entirely.

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Michigan election certification paves way for Biden transition

Elections | As states certify voter results, Republican hopes fade for Trump’s legal challenges to the election
by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/23/20, 09:04 pm

After Michigan’s Board of State Canvassers cast a crucial vote to certify the state’s election results on Monday, President Donald Trump made way for his administration to begin working with President-elect Joe Biden on his transition to the White House.

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The pro-Trump, anti-socialist playbook

Politics | New York’s 11th District reflects a trend for how the GOP narrowed the margin in the House
by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/19/20, 05:11 pm

Come January, Congresswoman-elect Nicole Malliotakis will take her seat on Capitol Hill as the Republican Party’s only representative from New York City. The 11th District, which spans conservative-leaning Staten Island and a slice of southern Brooklyn, flipped from red to blue in 2018 when Max Rose toppled incumbent Republican Rep. Dan Donavan in the blue wave that gave Democrats control of the House.

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