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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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19 Aug 2017

Cheika blames defensive inadequacies for New Zealand defeat

SYDNEY Fuming Australia coach Michael Cheika blamed a substandard defensive performance for the crushing 54-34 defeat at the hands of arch-rivals New Zealand in the Rugby Championship opener on Saturday.

19 Aug 2017

Rugby-Cheika blames defensive inadequacies for New Zealand defeat

SYDNEY, Aug 19 Fuming Australia coach Michael Cheika blamed a substandard defensive performance for the crushing 54-34 defeat at the hands of arch-rivals New Zealand in the Rugby Championship opener on Saturday.

18 Aug 2017

Australia's citizenship crisis spreads, key Senator under a cloud

CANBERRA/SYDNEY Australia's widening citizenship crisis entangled a seventh politician on Friday, a key independent senator whose support is critical for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to pass legislation through a hostile Senate.

16 Aug 2017

Australia accuses NZ opposition of dirty tricks over citizenship fuss

SYDNEY The Australian government accused a New Zealand opposition party on Wednesday of conniving to bring it down by revealing that Australia's deputy prime minister is a New Zealand citizen, and thus ineligible to sit in parliament.

14 Aug 2017

Australian PM says confident government majority safe, despite questions over his deputy

SYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Monday he was confident his government's one-seat majority was safe, despite questions over his deputy's citizenship which could disqualify him from parliament.

07 Aug 2017

Australia to hold postal vote to decide on same-sex marriage law

SYDNEY Australia will hold a non-compulsory postal vote on legalising same-sex marriage if a second bid to win political support for a national ballot fails, a minister said on Monday.

02 Aug 2017

PNG PM Peter O'Neill re-elected by parliament amid voter unrest

SYDNEY Papua New Guinea's parliament on Wednesday re-elected Peter O'Neill as prime minister, ending a chaotic election campaign marred by violence, which analysts fear may continue amid widespread voter unrest.

31 Jul 2017

PNG could choose next prime minister by Friday as votes get tallied

SYDNEY The parliament of Papua New Guinea (PNG) will elect a prime minister at the end of the week, lawmakers said on Monday, in an election marred by poor organisation and opposition accusations of electoral roll irregularities.

28 Jul 2017

Britain plans to send warship to South China Sea in move likely to irk Beijing

SYDNEY Britain plans to send a warship to the disputed South China Sea next year to conduct freedom of navigation exercises, Defence Minister Michael Fallon said on Thursday, a move likely to anger Beijing. | Video

27 Jul 2017

Britain plans to send warship to S.China Sea in move likely to irk Beijing

SYDNEY, July 27 Britain plans to send a warship to the disputed South China Sea next year to conduct freedom of navigation exercises, Defence Minister Michael Fallon said on Thursday, a move likely to anger Beijing.

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