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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

Oct 09 2013

Thrust into crisis, Bernanke tested bounds of Fed policy

WASHINGTON Ben Bernanke spent his whole life training for the job of Fed chairman - even if he didn't know it at the time.

Oct 09 2013

Thrust into crisis, Bernanke tested bounds of Fed policy

WASHINGTON Ben Bernanke spent his whole life training for the job of Fed chairman - even if he didn't know it at the time.

Oct 09 2013

NEWSMAKER-Thrust into crisis, Bernanke tested bounds of Fed policy

WASHINGTON, Oct 9 Ben Bernanke spent his whole life training for the job of Fed chairman - even if he didn't know it at the time.

Oct 08 2013

Plosser says time has come for Fed to phase out bond buys

JOHNSTOWN, Pennsylvania The Federal Reserve should start reducing its asset purchase stimulus program as soon as possible given that economic growth is already firm and will become stronger next year, a top Fed official said on Tuesday.

Oct 04 2013

Lacker says Fed can still cut stimulus despite U.S. shutdown

BALTIMORE The Federal Reserve could reduce the pace of its bond-buying stimulus despite a government shutdown that is preventing the release of key economic data, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker said on Friday.

Sep 26 2013

Fed's Lacker says hard to start tapering in Oct without losing face

WASHINGTON/STOCKHOLM The Federal Reserve will find it hard to rein in monetary policy next month without losing face after it surprised markets by holding fire last week, a top Fed official said on Thursday.

Sep 26 2013

Lacker says Fed's guidance on rates could hurt U.S. growth

WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve's effort to assure the public that interest rates will remain near zero for years could have the perverse effect of hurting confidence and damaging economic growth, a top Fed official said on Thursday.

Sep 19 2013

Ground control, we have a Fed communications problem

WASHINGTON For a central bank that prides itself on transparent communications, the U.S. Federal Reserve has a clear messaging problem.

Sep 06 2013

Fed can start tapering ‘later this year,' says Evans

GREENVILLE, South Carolina The U.S. Federal Reserve can begin winding down its bond-buying stimulus later this year as the economy improves, but will likely need to keep official interest rates near zero for another two years, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said on Friday.

Sep 06 2013

U.S. Fed can start tapering ‘later this year,' says Evans

GREENVILLE, South Carolina The U.S. Federal Reserve can begin winding down its bond-buying stimulus later this year as the economy improves, but will likely need to keep official interest rates near zero for another two years, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said on Friday.

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