Harvest Prude

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

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Sanford enters GOP primary race

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/09/19, 11:14 am

Mark Sanford announced Sunday he will challenge President Donald Trump in next year’s Republican primaries. The former congressman and governor from South Carolina joins former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld and former U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh of Illinois as GOP hopefuls running against the president.

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Judge rules terror watchlist violates rights

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/06/19, 12:05 pm

A federal judge declared the FBI’s list of more than 1 million “known or suspected terrorists” unconstitutional on Wednesday. U.S. District Judge Anthony Trenga granted summary judgment to 23 Muslim U.S. citizens who said the government wrongly placed them on the list in violation of their constitutional rights.

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Losing faith

Politics | The Democratic Party makes an appeal to nonreligious voters
by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/05/19, 05:22 pm

After 81 percent of white evangelicals voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election, Democrats are courting the votes of the decidedly unreligious. The Democratic National Committee passed a resolution at its annual summer meeting in late August celebrating the values of “religiously unaffiliated” Americans, praising nonbelievers for supporting “rational public policy based on sound science and universal humanistic values.”

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