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Cate Long

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

Jul 14 2014

Best of muniland on Twitter

Here are the best tweets with the #muniland hashtag for July 14, 2014.

Jul 11 2014

Puerto Rico’s latest debt effort

The struggling Puerto Rico government was sideswiped when reports emerged that the island’s Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi had asked the U.S. Congress to consider amending the federal bankruptcy code.

Jul 11 2014

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Jul 10 2014

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Jul 09 2014

Municipal bond funds will survive a Puerto Rico shakeout

Barron’s had a recent story, “Puerto Rico's Debt Woes Could Spread,” that says, “As mid-year statements go out, muni-fund redemptions could force selling of other credits.”

Jul 09 2014

Best of muniland on Twitter

Here are the best tweets with the #muniland hashtag for July 9, 2014.

Jul 08 2014

Puerto Rico and the eternity of sovereign debt

Does Puerto Rico ever intend to pay its debts? Or is borrowing from the municipal market too easy? Is debt an addictive drug that politicians can’t resist?

Jul 08 2014

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Jul 07 2014

Illinois’ expensive retiree health care ruling

Illinois suffered a blow when the State Supreme Court ruled that public employee retiree health benefits are enshrined in the state constitution and may not be adjusted via legislation.

Jul 07 2014

Best of muniland on Twitter

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