Harvest Prude

Harvest is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute and a reporter for WORLD.

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The power of the president’s pen

Politics | National emergency declaration renews executive overreach arguments
by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/21/19, 06:33 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration has reignited a debate about presidential powers that is likely to go all the way up to the nation’s highest court.

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Trump defers to Barr on Mueller report

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/21/19, 12:54 pm

WASHINGTON—Amid speculation that Attorney General William Barr may announce the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation as early as next week, President Donald Trump told reporters Wednesday at the White House that the timing of the release of any information about the probe depends on Barr.

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Trump advisers pushed for nuclear exports to Saudi Arabia

by Harvest Prude
Posted 2/20/19, 12:15 pm

WASHINGTON—Senior Trump administration officials pushed to build nuclear power plants in Saudi Arabia despite objections from White House lawyers, according to a new report the House Oversight and Reform Committee released Tuesday that is based on the accounts of unnamed whistleblowers and White House documents.

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