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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Judge invites outside input on Flynn case

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/13/20, 11:44 am

The federal judge presiding over Michael Flynn’s case did not immediately accept the U.S. Department of Justice’s motion to drop charges against the former national security adviser. U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan decided on Tuesday to allow outside individuals and organizations to submit amicus briefs.

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Fauci cautions against quick reopening

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/12/20, 12:44 pm

Dr. Anthony Fauci, a key member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, warned local governments not to “skip over the checkpoints” in the Trump administration’s guidelines for safely reopening the nation’s economy. Fauci and other White House health officials testified via a videoconference in a Senate committee hearing on Tuesday about coronavirus testing, easing shutdowns, and progress on treatments and vaccines.

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Supreme Court hears Trump records cases

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/12/20, 12:38 pm

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Tuesday morning via phone over whether President Donald Trump must release his personal banking and accounting records to congressional and state subpoenas.

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