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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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25 May 2018

Pro-abortion rights Irish PM confident amid high referendum turnout

DUBLIN Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was quietly confident that a strong early turnout in Ireland's abortion referendum on Friday would favour those seeking change in what two decades ago was one of Europe's most socially conservative countries. | Video

24 May 2018

Campaigners make final pitches on eve of Ireland's abortion referendum

DUBLIN The rival sides in Ireland's decades-old battle over abortion made their final pitches to voters on Thursday, the eve of a referendum on liberalising one of the world's strictest bans on terminations. | Video

09 May 2018

Anti-abortion activists cry foul as Google pulls all referendum ads

DUBLIN Google announced plans on Wednesday to suspend advertisements related to Ireland's May 25 abortion referendum, sparking an angry response from anti-abortion activists who said the move would hurt them most.

09 May 2018

Anti-abortion activists cry foul as Google pulls all referendum ads

DUBLIN Google announced plans on Wednesday to suspend advertisements related to Ireland's May 25 abortion referendum, sparking an angry response from anti-abortion activists who said the move would hurt them most.

09 May 2018

Irish central bank makes record profit on asset sales

DUBLIN Capital gains from a range of assets acquired by the Irish Central Bank during Ireland's banking crisis contributed to a record profit of 2.6 billion euros (2.3 billion pounds) last year, with 2.1 billion euros transferred to the state to help cut the national debt.

09 May 2018

Irish central bank makes record profit on asset sales

DUBLIN, May 9 Capital gains from a range of assets acquired by the Irish Central Bank during Ireland's banking crisis contributed to a record profit of 2.6 billion euros last year, with 2.1 billion euros transferred to the state to help cut the national debt.

09 May 2018

Google to ban all ads related to Irish abortion referendum

DUBLIN, May 9 Google is to suspend all advertisements related to Ireland's May 25 abortion referendum from Thursday amid worries about election integrity, the U.S. firm said in an emailed statement.

08 May 2018

Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendum

DUBLIN Facebook will no longer accept advertisements from outside Ireland related to the country's May 25 abortion referendum, the U.S. firm said on Tuesday, in its latest move to boost the transparency of its political advertising.

17 Apr 2018

Ireland hikes GDP forecasts on jobs, more statistical distortions

DUBLIN Ireland raised its economic growth forecasts for the next four years on Tuesday, predicting gross domestic product would rise 5.6 percent in 2018 as a strong, broad-based recovery continues.

16 Apr 2018

First Irish beef exports to China approved - minister

DUBLIN Ireland will become the first European Union country to gain access to China's fast-growing beef market after its agriculture minister said on Monday that Beijing had approved imports from three Irish processors.

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