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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 Oct 2017

Madrid, Catalonia clash over jailed pro-independence leaders as protests called

MADRID/BARCELONA, Oct 17 Authorities in Madrid and Barcelona locked horns over whether two jailed Catalan pro-independence leaders were political prisoners, as their detention looked set to reignite secessionist protests.

16 Oct 2017

Wildfires kill at least 39 in Portugal and Spain

LISBON/MADRID At least 36 people died in wildfires raging through parched farmlands and forests in Portugal and another three in neighboring northwestern Spain on Sunday and Monday. | Video

07 Oct 2017

Spain's PM says may use constitution to block Catalan independence

MADRID/BARCELONA Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Saturday he would not rule out using the constitutional powers to remove Catalonia's autonomous status if it claimed independence as tens of thousands took to the streets to call for talks. | Video

07 Oct 2017

Spaniards take to streets as Catalonia independence tensions rise

MADRID/BARCELONA, Oct 7 Thousands of people gathered in Madrid and Barcelona on Saturday as Catalonia prepared to declare independence, many dressed in white and calling for talks to defuse Spain's worst political crisis for decades.

07 Oct 2017

Catalan parliament defies Madrid pressure, works on independence declaration

BARCELONA/MADRID Catalan secessionists were working on Friday towards a unilateral declaration of independence from Spain that could be adopted next week in defiance of a court order and increased economic pressure from Madrid. | Video

06 Oct 2017

Katalanische Separatisten trotzen spanischer Regierung

Barcelona/Madrid Fünf Tage nach dem Unabhängigkeitsreferendum in Katalonien treiben Separatisten ihre Pläne für eine Abspaltung von Spanien voran.

04 Oct 2017

Spanien steuert Montag auf Entscheidung in Katalonien-Krise zu

Barcelona/Madrid Spanien steuert auf eine Entscheidung im Machtkampf zwischen Madrider Zentral- und katalanischer Regionalregierung am kommenden Montag zu.

04 Oct 2017

Katalonien-Krise eskaliert - Montag könnte Entscheidung fallen

Barcelona/Madrid In Spanien eskaliert der Machtkampf zwischen Madrider Zentral- und katalanischer Regionalregierung.

04 Oct 2017

Regierungen in Barcelona und Madrid belauern sich

Barcelona/Madrid In Spanien belauern sich nach dem Unabhängigkeitsreferendum in Katalonien die Zentralregierung und die Regionalregierung in Barcelona und vermeiden neue Provokationen.

20 Sep 2017

Spanish police raid Catalan government to halt banned referendum

MADRID/BARCELONA Spanish police raided Catalan government offices and arrested officials on Wednesday to halt a banned referendum on independence, an action the regional president said meant Madrid had effectively taken over his administration.

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