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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

13 Apr 2018

Jaguar Land Rover to cut output and jobs due to Brexit, diesel slump - source

LONDON Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover will cut around 1,000 jobs and production at two of its English factories due to a fall in sales caused by uncertainty around Brexit and confusion over diesel policy, a source told Reuters.

05 Apr 2018

UK diesel car sales slump by more than a third in key selling month March

LONDON Demand for new diesel cars in Britain nosedived by more than a third in March, generally the top selling month of the year, pushing down total registrations by 15.7 percent, in a further blow to the segment which faces levies and bans worldwide.

04 Apr 2018

In boost for Britain, Peugeot to build new van at Vauxhall plant

LUTON, England Peugeot-maker PSA has unveiled plans to raise output at its British Vauxhall van plant, in a pre-Brexit show of confidence that will raise pressure on sister brand Opel's German workforce to offer concessions in labor talks. | Video

04 Apr 2018

Peugeot to decide on future of UK Vauxhall car plant in 2020 - CEO

LUTON, England Peugeot-maker PSA will decide in 2020 whether to keep its British Vauxhall car plant open with new investment as it improves efficiency and awaits the outcome of Brexit talks, the French automaker's boss said on Wednesday.

04 Apr 2018

Peugeot to decide on future of UK Vauxhall car plant in 2020: CEO

LUTON, England Peugeot-maker PSA will decide in 2020 whether to keep its British Vauxhall car plant open with new investment as it improves efficiency and awaits the outcome of Brexit talks, the French automaker's boss said on Wednesday.

04 Apr 2018

Peugeot to decide on future of UK Vauxhall car plant in 2020 -CEO

LUTON, England, April 4 Peugeot-maker PSA will decide in 2020 whether to keep its British Vauxhall car plant open with new investment as it improves efficiency and awaits the outcome of Brexit talks, the French automaker's boss said on Wednesday.

03 Apr 2018

Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, admitted to hospital for hip surgery

LONDON Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, was admitted to hospital on Tuesday for surgery on his hip, Buckingham Palace said.

27 Mar 2018

Facebook data scandal widens as Canadian company accused of helping target U.S. voters

LONDON A scandal engulfing Facebook over the use of its data by political consultants widened on Tuesday when a whistleblower said Canadian company AggregateIQ had developed a programme to target Republican voters in the 2016 U.S. election. | Video

22 Mar 2018

'Sacre bleu!' New post-Brexit British passport to be made by Franco-Dutch firm

LONDON The new blue British passports that Prime Minister Theresa May hailed as "an expression of our independence and sovereignty" after Brexit will be made by a Franco-Dutch firm, the boss of the British company which lost the contract said on Thursday. | Video

21 Mar 2018

Skoda also ditches UK vehicle agency over Brexit uncertainty

LONDON Skoda is at least the second automaker to stop approving its cars with Britain's Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) due to uncertainty over its post-Brexit powers, in an example of the steps firms are taking to fill a void of uncertainty.

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