Harvest Prude

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

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Fracas in House as Strzok testifies

by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/12/18, 02:06 pm

A tension-filled House hearing for FBI agent Peter Strzok erupted into chaos along partisan lines Thursday. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., threatened to recess the meeting and hold Strzok in contempt if he did not answer questions from Republicans about anti-Trump text messages he sent during the 2016 presidential campaign. Republican and Democratic lawmakers yelled at each other as Democrats objected, but Goodlatte let the hearing proceed.

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Toddlers reunited with parents as Congress debates immigration

by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/12/18, 01:15 pm

The Trump administration announced Thursday that all eligible young immigrant children had been reunited with their parents. But 46 children under 5 remained in government custody due to safety concerns or their parents’ being deported or imprisoned. “There remains a tremendous amount of hard work and similar obstacles facing our teams in reuniting the remaining families,” the departments of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services said in a joint statement. In June, U.S.

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Religious Liberty | Liberal group goes after an attorney defending religious freedom
by Harvest Prude
Posted 7/10/18, 04:34 pm

An Anchorage, Alaska, law firm representing a Christian women’s shelter is defending itself from a suit brought by the same liberal group suing the shelter. The case raises a question: Will lawyers come under fire for defending religious clients accused of discrimination?

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