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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GOP unveils COVID-19 relief bill

Politics | Plan promotes child well-being, jobs, and healthcare
by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/27/20, 07:28 pm

WASHINGTON—Senate Republicans released their proposal for the latest phase of federal coronavirus relief legislation on Monday as jobless Americans began receiving the final week of enhanced unemployment benefits.

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Pompeo: U.S. a force for good in the world

Politics | Commission examines the state of human rights at home and abroad
by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/23/20, 03:51 pm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Commission on Unalienable Rights are pushing back against the idea that America’s flawed human rights record disqualifies it from speaking with authority about the dire condition of human rights globally.

“These days, even saying that ‘America is fundamentally good’ has become controversial,” Pompeo said Thursday. He said traditional media gatekeepers like The New York Times “want you to believe that Marxist ideology that America is only the oppressors and the oppressed.”

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Graham: Evidence shows Russia probe unjustified

Politics | Declassified documents show the FBI doubted key intelligence
by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/22/20, 11:40 am

Republicans and Democrats in Washington continue to debate whether the FBI had a good reason to open the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia in 2016. Since special counsel Robert Mueller announced in 2019 that he did not turn up evidence of collusion, GOP leaders in the Senate have demanded accountability for what they say was a politically motivated attack on the president.

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