Harvest Prude

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

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Trump weighs candidates for chief of staff

by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/10/18, 11:50 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump is on the hunt for a new chief of staff after announcing Saturday that John Kelly will leave the job by the end of the year.

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Lawmakers react to findings on Trump, Cohen

by Harvest Prude
Posted 12/10/18, 11:18 am

WASHINGTON—Congress is divided over whether findings by prosecutors that President Donald Trump might have violated campaign finance laws are cause for impeachment. In court filings Friday, federal prosecutors said Trump directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to pay two alleged former mistresses, in violation of campaign finance laws. The filings did not accuse Trump of committing a crime, but Democrats questioned whether the actions were an impeachable offense.

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Court filings link Trump to illegal payments, shed more light on Russian contacts

by Harvest Prude & Mickey McLean
Posted 12/08/18, 11:04 am

UPDATE: In court filings released Friday, federal prosecutors in New York said Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, arranged hush money payments directed by Trump to two women alleging affairs with him, violating campaign finance laws. Prosecutors, however, did not accuse the president of a crime.

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