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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

11 Dec 2017

With foes abstaining, Venezuela mayoral contests to boost socialists

CARACAS Venezuelans voted on Sunday in mayoral races that the ruling Socialist Party looked sure to sweep, deepening opposition disarray and strengthening President Nicolas Maduro ahead of a probable 2018 re-election campaign.

14 Nov 2017

Flirting with default, Venezuela vows debt payment

CARACAS Venezuela's cash-strapped government on Tuesday vowed it was making debt payments responsibly, even as two ratings agencies declared partial default on a crippling debt load that has fueled hunger and disease. | Video

03 Nov 2017

Venezuela to restructure foreign debt, default looms as possibility

CARACAS Venezuela on Thursday announced plans to restructure its burgeoning foreign debt, a move that may lead to a default by the cash-strapped OPEC nation whose collapsing socialist economy has left its population struggling to find food and medicine.

03 Nov 2017

Venezuela will Schuldenumbau - Märkte fürchten Staatspleite

Caracas Angesichts der katastrophalen Wirtschaftslage und bedrohlicher Versorgungsengpässe zieht Venezuela die Notbremse: Die klamme sozialistische Regierung will mehr Geld für die notleidende Bevölkerung freimachen und ihre Auslandsschulden nicht so zurückzahlen wie vereinbart.

26 Oct 2017

Venezuelan anti-Maduro governor sacked, opposition in chaos

MARACAIBO/CARACAS, Venezuela The newly elected opposition governor of Venezuela's western Zulia state was dismissed on Thursday by the pro-government local state legislature, adding to disarray among foes of the ruling socialists.

06 Oct 2017

Awaiting better days, multinationals keep Venezuela units alive - barely

VALENCIA, Venezuela Venezuelan auto worker Celso Nunez spends his days moonlighting as a mover and trading salvaged building materials in his worn-out red pick-up.

06 Oct 2017

RPT-INSIGHT-Awaiting better days, multinationals keep Venezuela units alive - barely

VALENCIA, Venezuela, Oct 6 Venezuelan auto worker Celso Nunez spends his days moonlighting as a mover and trading salvaged building materials in his worn-out red pick-up.

09 Aug 2017

Venezuela exchange rate fluctuation sparks price surge

PUNTO FIJO/CARACAS The extreme volatility of Venezuela's exchange rate has the crisis-hit country's shop owners hurriedly marking up their merchandise and consumers balking at the higher price tags.

04 Aug 2017

Venezuela's new legislative superbody opens despite wide criticism

CARACAS Venezuela on Friday inaugurated a new legislative superbody that is expected to rewrite the constitution and give vast new powers to the ruling Socialist Party, defying worldwide condemnation that the new assembly undermines democratic freedoms.

04 Aug 2017

Venezuela prosecutors seek to stop new legislative superbody

CARACAS The Venezuelan state prosecutor's office on Thursday asked a local court to halt the inauguration of the country's new 545-member legislative superbody, citing allegations that the government fudged the results of the vote that created it.

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