Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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LJUBLJANA Slovenia said on Wednesday it may turn to the European Commission for help in implementing an international ruling on its border with Croatia.
LJUBLJANA Slovenia should speed up its asylum procedures and avoid implementing a new law that allows it to seal its borders to most illegal migrants, a senior human rights official said on Tuesday.
LJUBLJANA, July 7 Car parts maker Magna International said it will invest elsewhere in Europe if Slovenia does not soon approve the first phase of a planned 1.2 billion euro ($1.4 bln) production site.
LJUBLJANA, July 4 Slovenia's parliament voted on Tuesday to put the government's flagship infrastructure project, a 1 billion euro ($1.1 billion) rail link, to a referendum on Sept. 24.
LJUBLJANA The international arbitration court in The Hague will release its ruling on a border dispute between Slovenia and Croatia on June 29, the court said on Monday, although Croatia's withdrawal from the proceedings in 2015 casts doubt on its implementation.
LJUBLJANA, June 14 Slovenian banks have become more robust and better able to withstand economic shocks three years after their bad loan problems almost pushed the country towards an international bailout, the Bank of Slovenia said its June report on financial stability on Wednesday.
LJUBLJANA, June 13 The European Central Bank has said Slovenia's draft law that aims to introduce some official supervision over the country's central bank may not be compatible with EU rules.
LJUBLJANA The governor of the Bank of Slovenia, Bostjan Jazbec, said on Wednesday that the government's proposal to introduce some supervision of the central bank is unprecedented in the euro zone.
KOBARID, Slovenia Nestled in a valley just a few miles from the Italian border, Ana Ros' restaurant lures food-lovers from around the world with her quirky dishes: eel with pomegranate, foie gras and field chicory and tripe with fava beans and fried nettles.
LJUBLJANA, May 10 Slovenian exports jumped 17.8 percent year-on-year in March, their best growth since February 2011, while March's imports rose 18.3 percent, the country's statistics office reported on Wednesday.