Harvest Prude

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

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New whistleblower joins impeachment fray

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/07/19, 12:06 pm

WASHINGTON—A second whistleblower has come forward with direct knowledge of President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, attorney Mark Zaid said Sunday. Zaid, who represents both whistleblowers, said the second one can corroborate the initial complaint with first-hand information.

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Supreme Court takes Louisiana abortion case

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/04/19, 12:17 pm

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Thursday to rule on whether Louisiana can require abortionists to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital in case complications occur. A federal judge originally struck down the state law on the grounds it imposed an “undue burden” on abortion access. The justices will likely hear arguments this winter and announce a decision by the end of June 2020.

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Washington debates meaning of Ukraine text messages

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/04/19, 11:24 am

WASHINGTON—House Democrats have released a slew of text messages between U.S. diplomats and a Ukrainian aide that they say prove President Donald Trump wanted foreign leaders to undermine his political rivals. Former special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker turned over the messages Thursday.

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