Harvest Prude

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

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March for Life emphasizes science and truth

by Harvest Prude
Posted 1/18/19, 07:46 pm

WASHINGTON—Pro-life is pro-science, speakers at the 46th annual March for Life proclaimed to a crowd of thousands Friday at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Activists and lawmakers shared how science shaped their pro-life stances and encouraged participants to demand protection for the unborn. Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., said the “science is clear that life begins at conception.” He also announced that he and others had founded a pro-life caucus in the Senate.

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Trump grounds Pelosi, Davos delegation

by Harvest Prude
Posted 1/18/19, 11:04 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled military aircraft usage for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and other congressional lawmakers who planned to depart that day for a weeklong trip to visit U.S. troops abroad. “In light of the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay, I am sure you would agree that postponing this public relations event is totally appropriate,” the president wrote in a letter to Pelosi announcing the change of plans.

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Republicans dismiss effort to delay State of the Union address

by Harvest Prude
Posted 1/17/19, 12:19 pm

WASHINGTON—Republicans pushed back against a suggestion by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., that President Donald Trump postpone his State of the Union address, scheduled for Jan. 29, until the partial government shutdown ends. In a Wednesday letter, Pelosi said that the Secret Service and Department of Homeland Security could not provide adequate security for the event until the government reopened. But DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Wednesday that both agencies “are fully prepared to support and secure the State of the Union.”

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