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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.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

17 Nov 2017

U.S. wants 'new era' in Zimbabwe: official

WASHINGTON The United States is seeking "a new era" for Zimbabwe, the State Department's top official for Africa said on Thursday, implicitly calling on long-time President Robert Mugabe to step aside as a political crisis mounts.

17 Nov 2017

U.S. wants 'new era' in Zimbabwe -official

WASHINGTON The United States is seeking "a new era" for Zimbabwe, the State Department's top official for Africa said on Thursday, implicitly calling on long-time President Robert Mugabe to step aside as a political crisis mounts.

15 Nov 2017

Sessions changes statement about Trump campaign and Russia

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions acknowledged on Tuesday he was aware of contact between Donald Trump's election campaign and Russian intermediaries, again modifying a previous statement about the extent of connections to Moscow. | Video

07 Nov 2017

U.S. attorney general due to face Democrats' Russia questions next week

WASHINGTON U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is due to testify before a congressional committee next week, three sources familiar with the matter said on Monday, offering Democrats a chance to question him about his past statements on President Donald Trump's campaign exchanges with Russian intermediaries.

03 Nov 2017

U.S. judge orders former Trump aides to stay under home arrest

WASHINGTON A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort to remain under home arrest and wear an electronic monitoring device for now as he awaits a tentative trial date on money-laundering and other charges.

28 Oct 2017

U.S. State Department names Russian defense, intel firms under sanctions law

WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department on Friday named 39 Russian defense- and intelligence-related entities under a new sanctions law, belatedly taking a step to enforce legislation passed overwhelmingly by Congress.

28 Oct 2017

U.S. State Dept names Russian defense, intel firms under sanctions law

WASHINGTON, Oct 27 The U.S. State Department on Friday named 39 Russian defense- and intelligence-related entities under a new sanctions law, belatedly taking a step to enforce legislation passed overwhelmingly by Congress.

27 Oct 2017

Blackwater founder still promotes plan to privatise Afghan operations

WASHINGTON The founder of private military contractor Blackwater is trying to interest U.S. intelligence agencies in his plan to privatise counter-terrorism operations in Afghanistan, even though the Trump administration earlier rejected the idea.

25 Oct 2017

U.S. partisan split widening over Russia probe: court documents

WASHINGTON Top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives are refusing to endorse a Republican move to find out who paid the firm that commissioned a dossier alleging ties between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia, a court document made public on Monday showed.

23 Oct 2017

Ex-U.S. spy chiefs urge Congress to renew internet surveillance law

WASHINGTON Former U.S. intelligence officials who worked for both Republican and Democratic presidents urged Congress on Monday to renew an internet surveillance program they said has stopped militant plots and helped policymakers steer through international crises.

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