Harvest Prude

Harvest is a political reporter for WORLD's Washington Bureau. She is a World Journalism Institute and Patrick Henry College graduate. Harvest resides in Washington, D.C. Follow her on Twitter @HarvestPrude.

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White House plans changes to pandemic team

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/06/20, 11:52 am

The White House coronavirus task force will shift to looking into how to reopen up the nation’s economy, President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday. After initially saying the group’s work would move to other federal agencies by Memorial Day, the president said on Wednesday it would continue its work “indefinitely.” One member, infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci, will testify before the U.S. Senate next week about the Trump administration’s response to COVID-19. The White House turned down a request from the U.S.

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Pulitzer winners announced

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/05/20, 11:39 am

Reporters and authors covering immigration, racism, sexual violence, and other social controversies filled the list of Pulitzer Prize winners on Monday.

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Intelligence agencies skewer China

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/04/20, 12:46 pm

The Chinese government knowingly covered up the severity of the new coronavirus, according to a group of intelligence agencies from five countries. The Daily Telegraph of Australia published a scathing 15-page dossier on Saturday from the “Five Eyes” group, which includes intelligence officials from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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