Harvest Prude

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

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Mueller accuses Manafort of lying

by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/27/18, 09:40 am

WASHINGTON—Special counsel Robert Mueller has accused former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort of lying to federal investigators in violation of his plea agreement. In a court filing Monday, the special counsel’s office said Manafort “committed federal crimes” by lying to them and the FBI “on a variety of subject matters.” Though details are sparse in the three-page filing, prosecutors indicated more information will be forthcoming in a separate filing at a later date.

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After clash, migrants warned of detention, deportation

by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/26/18, 12:16 pm

President Donald Trump told Mexico to deport caravan migrants and threatened to close the U.S. southern border Monday after protesters tried to cross illegally into the country. Thousands of Central American migrants are waiting to apply for asylum in Tijuana, Mexico, where a group of protesters rushed a checkpoint on Sunday and were repelled by tear gas. The migrants had staged a march to ask the United States to speed up processing their asylum claims.

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A progressive pothole in the new NAFTA

Politics | President Trump’s signature trade agreement includes unwanted sexual orientation and gender identity policies
by Harvest Prude
Posted 11/23/18, 03:49 pm

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration’s United States–Mexico-Canada (USMCA) free trade agreement, the successor to NAFTA (the North American Free Trade Agreement), hit a snag last week when a group of conservative lawmakers raised concerns that the deal promoted progressive LGBT policies.

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