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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

03 Mar 2018

Setting out Brexit vision, Britain's May appeals to EU to show flexibility

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May urged the European Union on Friday to show more flexibility in talks on a future relationship after Brexit, saying Britain realised it could not get all it wanted but believed an ambitious trade deal was still possible. | Video

02 Mar 2018

Großbritannien wirbt für wirtschaftlich enge Bindung an EU

London Die britische Premierministerin Theresa May strebt auch nach dem Brexit eine enge wirtschaftliche Bindung ihres Landes an die EU an.

27 Feb 2018

Putting pressure on May, Labour backs new customs union with EU

COVENTRY, England Britain should enter a new customs union with the European Union, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Monday, setting up a possible parliamentary defeat for Prime Minister Theresa May who has vowed to leave the arrangement after Brexit. | Video

23 Feb 2018

After war cabinet, May to set out 'way forward' on Brexit

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will set out "the way forward" for Brexit next week after a meeting with top aides on Thursday intended to resolve differences over strategy that are dividing her team, and frustrating European Union negotiators.

21 Feb 2018

Britain wants to discuss length of Brexit transition with EU

LONDON Britain wants to discuss the length of any post-Brexit transition period with the European Union, but believes that around two years should be enough time to prepare "new processes" and "new systems", according to a draft paper. | Video

21 Feb 2018

Hard Brexit faction in May's party demands clean break from EU

LONDON More than 60 Conservative lawmakers have written to Theresa May demanding a quick, clean break from the European Union, adding pressure on the prime minister before her ministers meet to decide Britain's negotiating position.

20 Feb 2018

Corbyn warns bankers - finance will serve Britain under Labour

LONDON Britain's financial sector will be "the servant of industry not the masters of all" if the opposition Labour Party gets into power, its leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Tuesday, accusing bankers of taking the economy hostage.

19 Feb 2018

'Value for money', May launches review of high university fees

LONDON British universities must offer students value for money, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday, launching a review that could reduce fees and restore grants in a bid to entice younger voters who helped punish her party at an election last year.

06 Feb 2018

May hails women in politics - be yourself, not a 'stereotype of a man'

LONDON "Be yourself" and not a "stereotype of a man" is the advice British Prime Minister Theresa May would have given her younger self, she said on Tuesday, calling for more women to enter politics 100 years after they first won the vote. | Video

04 Feb 2018

UK will not 'surrender' over bespoke Brexit deal with EU - minister

LONDON Britain will not "surrender" in its fight to win a bespoke deal with the European Union that would offer tariff-free trade as well as control over immigration, a minister said on Sunday before a crunch week for the government in Brexit negotiations.

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