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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

24 Apr 2017

UK Conservatives pledge energy price cap, hitting utility shares

LONDON Britain's ruling Conservative Party said it would cap domestic energy prices if it retained power in an election in June, targeting an industry it accuses of not working properly and sending shares in the leading providers down sharply.

21 Apr 2017

UK retail sales post biggest quarterly fall since 2010

LONDON British retail sales posted their biggest quarterly fall in seven years in the first three months of 2017, as rising prices since last year's Brexit vote put more pressure on consumers, official data showed on Friday. | Video

20 Apr 2017

On path to forecast landslide, May must win over pro-EU voters

LEWES, England Polls show British Prime Minister Theresa May on course to a landslide in the election she has called for June. But if her Conservative Party faces one potential snag in its march towards victory, it could be in places like Lewes, a small town beneath a picturesque castle in the hills near England's southern coast.

19 Apr 2017

On path to forecast landslide, Britain's May must win over pro-EU voters

LEWES, England Polls show British Prime Minister Theresa May on course to a landslide in the election she has called for June. But if her Conservative Party faces one potential snag in its march toward victory, it could be in places like Lewes, a small town beneath a picturesque castle in the hills near England's southern coast.

12 Apr 2017

UK wage growth after inflation almost disappears

LONDON Inflation almost completely gnawed away the growth in pay of British workers during the three months to February, the clearest evidence yet that households are feeling the strain of rising prices as Brexit negotiations begin. | Video

12 Apr 2017

Briten bekommen Brexit-Schock im Portemonnaie zu spüren

London Die Briten spüren die Folgen des Brexit-Votums verstärkt in ihrem Geldbeutel.

07 Apr 2017

More signs of UK slowdown appear as Brexit gets under way

LONDON Signs that Britain's economy is slowing as it prepares to leave the European Union hardened on Friday, as official data showed a surprise drop in industrial output and construction in February and a mixed performance for trade.

06 Apr 2017

As Brexit bites, Ryanair to pivot growth away from UK for next two years

LONDON Ryanair , Europe's largest airline by passenger numbers, plans to pivot its growth away from Britain over the next two years as it fears the lack of clarity over Brexit will cause major travel disruption and hit demand.

06 Apr 2017

Ryanair to offer flight transfers in bid for wider appeal

LONDON Ryanair will start offering connecting flights later this month, a senior executive said on Thursday, marking a break from its traditional point-to-point model as it looks to appeal to a broader spread of customers.

06 Apr 2017

Ryanair to offer flight transfers in bid for wider appeal

LONDON, April 6 Ryanair will start offering connecting flights later this month, a senior executive said on Thursday, marking a break from its traditional point-to-point model as it looks to appeal to a broader spread of customers.

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