Harvest Prude

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

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Politics | Supreme Court nominee makes few promises in confirmation hearing
by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/06/18, 02:17 pm

WASHINGTON—Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have pressed Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearing to tip his hand on hot-button issues such as abortion, religious liberty, and presidential power, but Kavanaugh has mostly kept a strong poker face.

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Kavanaugh claims ‘no agenda’ during marathon session

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/06/18, 09:08 am

WASHINGTON—Senators grilled Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh for nearly 12 hours on Day Two of his confirmation hearing Wednesday. All 21 members of the Senate Judiciary Committee questioned President Donald Trump’s pick to replace Anthony Kennedy on the high court, with many touching on hot-button topics like abortion, gun control, executive authority, and affirmative action.

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Kavanaugh ‘optimistic’ after contentious first day

by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/05/18, 09:13 am

WASHINGTON—Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said he was optimistic about America’s future after sitting through a contentious first day of his confirmation hearing Tuesday, which was filled with noisy public protests and senators wrangling bitterly along partisan lines.

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