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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

Aug 04 2016

Amid economic hard times, Venezuelans turn to city farming

CARACAS Facing a national food crisis, Venezuela's pumpkin-growing socialist president is exhorting compatriots to grow fruit and vegetables on balconies and roofs and in barracks across the country. | Video

May 31 2016

OAS head moves to suspend Venezuela from regional group

CARACAS The head of the Organization of American States (OAS) has called an urgent meeting to discuss whether Venezuela is violating basic democratic principles, paving the way for a vote that could suspend it from the regional diplomatic body. | Video

Jan 29 2016

Venezuela opposition leader urges fast action to oust president

CARACAS Venezuela's opposition must define within weeks its strategy for ending Nicolas Maduro's presidency given the OPEC nation's "monstrous" economic crisis, opposition leader Henrique Capriles believes.

Dec 23 2015

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Dec 23 2015

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Dec 23 2015

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a manoeuvre critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Dec 23 2015

Venezuela's outgoing Congress names 13 Supreme Court justices

CARACAS Venezuela's Congress on Wednesday named 13 justices to the Supreme Court in a maneuver critics slammed as a last-minute court-packing scheme by the Socialist Party in the final days before it loses control of the legislature in January.

Nov 19 2015

Venezuela election board raps small party for 'confusing' voters

CARACAS Venezuela's election board on Thursday banned advertisements by a small political party whose slogans mimic the main opposition coalition in what critics say is part of a campaign by the government to tilt next month's parliamentary election.

Nov 19 2015

Venezuela election board raps small party for 'confusing' voters

CARACAS Venezuela's election board on Thursday banned advertisements by a small political party whose slogans mimic the main opposition coalition in what critics say is part of a campaign by the government to tilt next month's parliamentary election.

Sep 21 2015

Pope celebrates Mass in east Cuba on anniversary of his calling

SANTIAGO DE CUBA, Cuba On a special personal anniversary, Pope Francis celebrated Mass in east Cuba on Monday on the last full day of a trip where he has been praised for aiding rapprochement between the communist government and the United States. | Video

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