Harvest Prude

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

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Senate ready to vote on impeachment

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/05/20, 12:13 pm

WASHINGTON—The Senate is expected to acquit President Donald Trump on Wednesday, bringing to a close the impeachment proceedings formally launched by the U.S. House of Representatives four months ago. A conviction would require a two-thirds majority, and Senate Republicans have a 53-47 advantage over Democrats in a vote that is expected to follow mostly along party lines.

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Partial results from Iowa caucus released

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/05/20, 11:55 am

Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg is narrowly leading Iowa’s Democratic delegate race with 71.44 percent of precincts reporting from Monday’s caucus. The state’s Democratic Party released partial counts Tuesday afternoon after technical difficulties the night before. Buttigieg has so far claimed the highest proportion of delegates with 26.8 percent of the vote. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont follows with 25.2 percent, while Sen.

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Trump celebrates gains amid acrimony

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/05/20, 08:43 am

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump expounded an optimistic theme of a “great American comeback” while Democrats openly showed their disgust at his third State of the Union address.

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