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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WASHINGTON/NEW YORK U.S. regulations that bar companies such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc from providing banking services should be reviewed as they reduce competition and concentrate more risk among a smaller number of banks, a U.S. banking regulator said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK Not every financial firm will be able to reap the benefit of Wall Street's victory in dismantling the threat of class-action law suits.
NEW YORK, Oct 25 Not every financial firm will be able to reap the benefit of Wall Street’s victory in dismantling the threat of class-action law suits.
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