Edition:
United Kingdom

Jason Lange

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

06 Jul 2017

Fed minutes suggest increasing tensions on inflation shortfall

WASHINGTON Federal Reserve policymakers were increasingly split on the outlook for inflation and how it might affect the future pace of interest rate rises, according to the minutes of the Fed's last policy meeting on June 13-14 released on Wednesday.

30 Jun 2017

U.S. consumer spending rises modestly, inflation cools

WASHINGTON U.S. consumer spending rose modestly in May and inflation cooled, pointing to a slow-but-steady economic expansion that could still lead the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates by the end of the year.

21 Jun 2017

U.S. could ease Volcker Rule, exempt small banks -regulators

WASHINGTON U.S. financial regulators could ease rules that keep taxpayer-backed banks out of some risky investments, according to testimony released on Wednesday ahead of a Senate hearing.

13 Jun 2017

Inflation fizzle may once again leave Fed rate path in doubt

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve will probably express its confidence inflation will climb towards its 2 percent target when it meets this week and delivers a widely expected rate rise, but such assurances are a poor indicator of the Fed's future policy.

26 May 2017

Trump officials under fire over vague tax proposals

WASHINGTON Missing from President Donald Trump's budget proposal this week was an annual report, known as the Green Book, that presidents have issued for many years to spell out their tax goals in detail, an omission that tax experts called telling.

25 May 2017

Trump officials under fire over vague tax proposals

WASHINGTON, May 25 Missing from President Donald Trump's budget proposal this week was an annual report, known as the Green Book, that presidents have issued for many years to spell out their tax goals in detail, an omission that tax experts called telling.

24 May 2017

Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017

WASHINGTON Federal Reserve policymakers agreed they should hold off on raising interest rates until it was clear a recent U.S. economic slowdown was temporary, though most said a hike was coming soon, minutes from their last policy meeting showed on Wednesday.

24 May 2017

Fed ties rate hike to economic rebound, sees balance sheet cuts in 2017

WASHINGTON Federal Reserve policymakers agreed they should hold off on raising interest rates until it was clear a recent U.S. economic slowdown was temporary, though most said a hike was coming soon, minutes from their last policy meeting showed on Wednesday.

23 May 2017

Trump's budget depends on strong growth, 'feedback' for balance

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's promise to balance the federal budget in a decade rests on a sustained rise to 3 percent annual economic growth that he promised in his election campaign and a vague "feedback" effect that lowers the annual government deficit by hundreds of billions of dollars.

18 May 2017

U.S. Treasury vows no special treatment for Trump in investment reviews

WASHINGTON U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday pledged to treat "very seriously" any business dealings President Donald Trump or his family might have with foreign companies flagged by officials as national security risks.

  • Europe
  • U.S.
  • Asia
  • Sectors
Stock Search
FTSE 100 7,487.87 + 56.96 +0.77%
DAX 12,447.25 -- --%
CAC 40 5,199.22 + 0.00 +0.00%
TR Europe 179.17 + 0.07 +0.04%
GBP/USD 1.2983 +0.10%
GBP/EUR 1.1120 -0.27%
EUR/USD 1.1673 +0.38%
Gold 1,244.80 +0.00 +0.00%
Oil 46.92 +0.00 +0.00%
Corn 389.25 -1.75 -0.45%