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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 2016

South Dakota House fails to override veto of transgender bathroom bill

The South Dakota House of Representatives failed on Thursday to override a veto by Governor Dennis Daugaard of a bill that would have made the state the first in the United States to dictate what bathrooms transgender students can use in public schools.

02 Mar 2016

Exclusive: Poverty up, services diminished in Chicago's black neighborhoods - study

CHICAGO Predominantly African-American neighborhoods in Chicago have seen poverty rise and services diminish even as the nation's third largest city has become less racially segregated, according to a study released on Wednesday.

25 Feb 2016

Palestinian activist's U.S. immigration fraud conviction vacated

CHICAGO A U.S. appellate court on Thursday vacated the conviction of a Palestinian activist charged with immigration fraud for failing to tell U.S. authorities she had been imprisoned in Israel for a 1969 supermarket bombing that killed two people.

23 Feb 2016

Michigan Senate approves $30 million to help pay Flint water bills

Residents of Flint, Michigan, one of the poorest cities in the United States, will get $30 million to help pay their water bills after a lead contamination crisis, under a bill unanimously approved by the Michigan Senate on Tuesday.

23 Feb 2016

Michigan attacks may renew scrutiny of Uber vetting processes

NEW YORK/CHICAGO The deaths of six people in Kalamazoo, Michigan, who authorities say were shot by a driver for Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], have revived scrutiny over how the ride service vets its drivers, an issue that has plagued it for years.

23 Feb 2016

Michigan attacks may renew scrutiny of Uber vetting processes

NEW YORK/CHICAGO The deaths of six people in Kalamazoo, Michigan, who authorities say were shot by a driver for Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], have revived scrutiny over how the ride service vets its drivers, an issue that has plagued it for years.

23 Feb 2016

Michigan attacks may renew scrutiny of Uber vetting processes

NEW YORK/CHICAGO, Feb 22 The deaths of six people in Kalamazoo, Michigan, who authorities say were shot by a driver for Uber Technologies Inc, have revived scrutiny over how the ride service vets its drivers, an issue that has plagued it for years.

19 Feb 2016

Chicago buffeted as strong winds prompt highrise evacuations

CHICAGO Gusts of up to 70 mph (113 kph) in the Windy City on Friday caused the closure of the second-tallest U.S. building's observation deck, power outages, flight cancellations and highrise evacuations.

18 Feb 2016

Kansas faces ACLU lawsuit over voter ID law requiring citizenship proof

The American Civil Liberties Union sued Kansas officials on Thursday over what it calls illegal demands for additional proof of citizenship for people trying to register to vote when they renewed or applied for drivers' licenses.

18 Feb 2016

Kansas faces ACLU lawsuit over voter ID law requiring citizenship proof

The American Civil Liberties Union sued Kansas officials on Thursday over what it calls illegal demands for additional proof of citizenship for people trying to register to vote when they renewed or applied for drivers' licenses.

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