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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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2:42pm BST

Goods, services must be treated together in Brexit talks: UK

LONDON Britain urged the European Union on Monday not to separate goods from their services in Brexit talks, further outlining its negotiating stance to try to nudge discussions forward to a second phase on future relations.

2:40pm BST

Goods, services must be treated together in Brexit talks - UK

LONDON Britain urged the European Union on Monday not to separate goods from their services in Brexit talks, further outlining its negotiating stance to try to nudge discussions forward to a second phase on future relations.

17 Aug 2017

Britain 'confident' of new phase in Brexit talks by October

LONDON Britain said on Thursday it was "confident" talks with the European Union would move towards discussing their future relationship by October, in contrast to warnings from the top EU negotiator that the target is receding.

15 Aug 2017

Real thing or just 'fantasy'? Britain proposes new EU customs deal

LONDON Britain outlined plans for a future customs agreement with the European Union on Tuesday and an interim deal to ease companies' Brexit concerns, proposals one senior EU official described as "fantasy". | Video

19 Jul 2017

End to austerity? Poll gamble exposes rift in Britain's ruling party

LONDON An early election was meant to bind the Conservatives to Theresa May's agenda for at least five years, but instead it has badly shaken the governing party with ministers questioning its seven-year pursuit of austerity.

14 Jul 2017

Britain takes step towards Brexit with repeal bill

LONDON Britain published legislation on Thursday to sever political, financial and legal ties with the European Union, an important step towards Brexit but one which the opposition said it would challenge. | Video

05 Jul 2017

May finds it lonely at the top, but battles on - for now

LONDON It's lonely at the top for British Prime Minister Theresa May but she's holding on -- for now. | Video

03 Jul 2017

London to step in if Northern Ireland power-sharing talks fail

LONDON/DUBLIN Britain will step in to manage public spending in Northern Ireland and may call regional elections if political parties there fail to form a new power-sharing executive soon, Northern Ireland Minister James Brokenshire said on Monday. | Video

30 Jun 2017

May wins major test in parliament over government plan

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May won backing for her policy programme with a slender parliamentary majority on Thursday in the first test of her authority after an election setback and growing pressure on her Brexit and austerity agenda.

29 Jun 2017

Labour loses vote on UK austerity, pay cap

LONDON The opposition Labour Party lost a vote to try to force Theresa May to change her austerity agenda and increase public sector pay on Wednesday, in the first of many expected challenges to the prime minister's ability to govern.

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