Harvest Prude

Harvest is a reporter for WORLD based in Washington, D.C.

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Stock market swings

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/05/20, 12:25 pm

After rebounding on Wednesday, the U.S. stock market started to slide again on Thursday. Wednesday’s bounce back after Vice President Joe Biden’s resurgence in the Democratic Party’s Super Tuesday contests revealed Wall Street’s worries about Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., who has pledged to regulate banks and eliminate private health insurance. Many consider Biden more business-friendly.

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Roberts rebukes Schumer

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/05/20, 12:00 pm

WASHINGTON—Chief Justice John Roberts on Wednesday chastised Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., for making “irresponsible” and “dangerous” remarks.

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Supreme Court hears major abortion case

by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/04/20, 12:11 pm

WASHINGTON—The first significant pro-life case since U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation revolves around a Louisiana law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital in case complications occur. In oral arguments presented on Wednesday in June Medical Services v. Russo, Louisiana officials argued for giving women better care than what the state’s abortion facilities provide.

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