Harvest Prude

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

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Cain nomination a no-go in Senate

by Harvest Prude
Posted 4/12/19, 11:19 am

WASHINGTON—Herman Cain, President Donald Trump’s pick for a seat on the Federal Reserve Board, is expected to withdraw from consideration due to growing opposition in the Senate, which would have to confirm him. Since Trump announced his intention to nominate Cain last week, Republicans have voiced concerns that he may not be “politically independent.” Enough Republican senators have said they oppose Cain that he would have to earn a vote from a Democrat to win confirmation. GOP Sens.

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White House considered sending migrants to sanctuary cities

by Harvest Prude
Posted 4/12/19, 11:16 am

WASHINGTON—Critics of the Trump administration’s immigration policies are stewing Friday morning over reports that the White House previously proposed releasing detained migrants into “sanctuary cities.” The Washington Post reported Thursday, citing anonymous Department of Homeland Security whistleblowers and emails, t

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Shifting loyalties

Politics | Republicans tout pro-Israel policies when courting Jewish voters
by Harvest Prude
Posted 4/11/19, 06:45 pm

WASHINGTON—Republicans are launching a strategy to woo Jewish voters in 2020, seizing on a political opportunity afforded by divisions in the Democratic Party.

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