Harvest Prude

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

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House passes trade deal

by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/20/19, 11:31 am

WASHINGTON—A day after impeaching President Donald Trump, the U.S. House of Representatives approved the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement that he championed. The deal passed Thursday in a 385-41 vote.

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Waiting for justice

Politics | Congress passes Armenian Genocide resolution, but the president is reluctant to sign
by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/19/19, 03:53 pm

WASHINGTON—Congress officially acknowledged last week that the Ottoman Empire’s 1915 slaughter of an estimated 1.5 million Armenians, and the forced deportation of nearly half a million others, constituted genocide.

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FDA announces new medicine import rules

by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/19/19, 11:26 am

WASHINGTON—In a bid to lower healthcare costs, states will be able to import some prescription drugs from Canada. New draft rules, released by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday, allow states, wholesalers, and pharmacists to import certain medications such as controlled substances, IV drugs, insulin, and Humira.

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