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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

Apr 26 2017

NLRB says trucking company should have IDed contractors to union

A divided National Labor Relations Board panel has ruled that an Indiana trucking business broke the law by refusing to identify third-party companies that owned its trucks so the union that represented its drivers would know where to picket during a strike.

Apr 26 2017

Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

Fox News faces renewed legal claims that it mistreated non-white employees, a week after network parent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc severed ties with its biggest star over unrelated sexual harassment complaints. | Video

Apr 26 2017

Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

Fox News faces renewed legal claims that it mistreated non-white employees, a week after network parent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc severed ties with its biggest star over unrelated sexual harassment complaints.

Apr 26 2017

Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

April 26 Fox News is facing renewed legal claims that it mistreated non-white employees, including a television anchor who said he was depicted as "the racist caricature of a black entertainer."

Apr 25 2017

Religious, LGBT groups back transgender woman fired by funeral home

Civil rights groups, clergy members, and one of the largest U.S. labor unions have asked a federal appeals court to rule that a Detroit funeral home did not have the right to fire a transgender woman because of the owner's religious beliefs.

Apr 24 2017

Trump to appoint Miscimarra as NLRB chair

President Donald Trump will appoint Republican Philip Miscimarra as the chairman of the National Labor Relations Board, a post he already holds in an acting role, the White House said on Friday.

Apr 21 2017

American Dental Association will pay $2 mln over firing of top lawyer, HR director

The American Dental Association has agreed to pay nearly $2 million to its former chief legal counsel and human resources director after the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission found they were fired for reporting potential violations of anti-bias laws.

Apr 21 2017

Judge tees up 2018 trial in Wal-Mart employee seating case

A federal judge in California said on Thursday that a trial in a long-running class action claiming Wal-Mart Stores Inc violated California law by failing to provide seating to its cashiers will start in the fall of 2018.

Apr 20 2017

Chadbourne & Parke expels partner suing over sex bias

The partnership of Chadbourne & Parke on Thursday voted to expel an equity partner who is pursuing a proposed class action claiming the 300-lawyer firm discriminates against women in pay and promotions.

Apr 17 2017

8th Circuit sends General Mills age bias case to arbitration

A U.S. appeals court has sent age discrimination claims by nearly three dozen former General Mills Inc employees to individual arbitration, rejecting their allegations that a waiver they signed was invalid.

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