Harvest Prude

Harvest is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute and a reporter for WORLD.

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Trump gives $16 billion in aid to farmers

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/24/19, 11:36 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump is delivering another $16 billion dollars in aid to farmers to offset the costs of the trade battle with China. U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said Thursday the payments will come in three separate installments, with the first one scheduled for July or August. He said it is unlikely the United States and China will reach a trade deal before then.

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Trump orders agencies to work with Barr

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/24/19, 11:08 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Thursday ordered all the country’s intelligence agencies to cooperate with Attorney General William Barr’s review of the origins of the Russia probe. The order gives Barr the authority to declassify any documents he deems relevant as he investigates how the inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election—and whether the Trump campaign had any involvement—got started.

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‘The Planned Parenthood primary’

Politics | Abortion is becoming an important issue in 2020 race for the White House
by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/23/19, 06:01 pm

WASHINGTON—A resurgence of legislation about the rights of unborn babies in states across the country has set up abortion to become a flashpoint issue in the 2020 presidential campaign.

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