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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

Jul 21 2017

Dollar slide sets gold up for best week in two months

NEW YORK/LONDON Gold was set for its biggest weekly gain in two months on Friday as a surging euro dragged down the U.S. dollar to its weakest since June 2016, making bullion cheaper for holders of other currencies.

Jul 13 2017

Gold prices ease in choppy trade as dollar, stocks advance

NEW YORK/LONDON Gold retreated from earlier gains on Thursday as the U.S. dollar turned higher and global stocks gained on upbeat data, even as investors wagered that policy tightening in the United States would be glacial at best.

Jul 06 2017

U.S. proposes cutting total biofuels requirements in 2018

NEW YORK The U.S. government on Wednesday proposed to reduce the volume of biofuel required to be used in gasoline and diesel fuel next year as it signaled the first step toward a potential broader overhaul of its biofuels program.

Jul 05 2017

U.S. proposes cutting biofuels requirements due to 'market realities'

NEW YORK The U.S. government on Wednesday proposed to reduce the volume of biofuel required to be used in gasoline and diesel fuel next year as it signaled the first step toward a potential broader overhaul of its biofuels program.

Jun 15 2017

U.S. EPA expected to unveil renewable fuel plan as soon as this week: sources

NEW YORK The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to propose renewable fuel use requirements for 2018 as soon as this week, five sources told Reuters this week, and traders expect no changes to conventional targets and modest increases to biofuel volumes.

Jun 15 2017

EPA expected to unveil renewable fuel plan as soon as this week: sources

NEW YORK The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to propose renewable fuel use requirements for 2018 as soon as this week, five sources told Reuters this week, and traders expect no changes to conventional targets and modest increases to biofuel volumes.

Jun 14 2017

United States and Mexico finalize sugar trade deal

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK The United States and Mexico on Wednesday finalized terms of a sugar trade pact that seeks to resolve a years-long dispute between the governments before a North American trade deal is renegotiated.

Jun 09 2017

Mexico sugar deal hard to swallow for last U.S. candy cane maker

NEW YORK For the last U.S.-based manufacturer of the red and white striped candy cane that is a ubiquitous North American holiday season treat, the sugar supply deal struck between Mexico and Washington is anything but sweet.

Jun 06 2017

U.S., Mexico reach sugar pact despite U.S. producer resistance

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Mexico on Tuesday conceded to U.S. demands for changes in the terms of Mexican access to the lucrative U.S. sugar market, striking a deal with Washington that will likely lift prices of the sweetener to U.S. food processors and consumers. | Video

Jun 04 2017

Coke, Cargill enter fray as sugar dispute threatens Mexico trade

NEW YORK Soda giant Coca-Cola Co and major corn syrup makers have joined the political battle against the U.S. sugar industry in recent weeks, as the deadline to hammer out a years-long trade dispute with Mexico nears.

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