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Alastair Macdonald

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 27 2018

EU rejects Britain's key elements of special customs plan after Brexit

BRUSSELS EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier rejected key elements of Britain's new trade proposals on Thursday even as he and his new British counterpart Dominic Raab voiced a shared determination to reach a deal by October. | Video

Jul 27 2018

Anti-EU-Parteien vor nächster Europawahl im Aufwind

Brüssel Europaskeptische Parteien stehen einer Reuters-Analyse zufolge vor großen Gewinnen bei der Wahl zum Europaparlament im nächsten Jahr.

Jul 26 2018

It started with a kiss: how Juncker wooed Trump

BRUSSELS Some personal chemistry with a fellow veteran dealmaker and a quick sense that Donald Trump was ready to bargain helped Jean-Claude Juncker strike a surprise accord to avert a transatlantic trade war, for now. | Video

Jul 26 2018

Exclusive: Polls point to anti-EU surge in European Parliament

BRUSSELS Eurosceptic parties could expand their strength in the European Parliament by over 60 percent at elections next May, adding pressure on EU leaders pressing for deeper integration after Brexit, a survey by Reuters of national opinion polls suggests.

Jul 25 2018

Bannon's EU project eyes government allies

BRUSSELS Steve Bannon's new campaign to undermine the European Union aims not only to build support in the EU parliament in elections next May but to forge a bloc of eurosceptic governments to influence EU leaders' summits.

Jul 24 2018

Belgian lawyer launches Trump-inspired anti-EU movement

BRUSSELS Two months after Donald Trump's election, a Brussels lawyer founded a movement to promote the U.S. president's ideas in Europe but only now has it become a vehicle for Trump's former strategist Steve Bannon to attack the European Union.

Jul 19 2018

UK's new Brexit envoy optimistic, as EU warns of Brexit crash

BRUSSELS London's new Brexit minister said he was confident he could reach a deal, on his first trip to Brussels on Thursday as the EU warned business to get ready for Britain crashing out of the bloc without agreed terms to cushion the economic disruption. | Video

Jul 18 2018

Watching Westminster, Brussels wills May on

BRUSSELS If Prime Minister Theresa May can survive and steer her Brexit plan through parliament, the European Union is keen to help her reach a deal that can avoid Britain lurching chaotically out of the bloc, EU officials say.

Jul 18 2018

Watching Westminster, Brussels wills May on

BRUSSELS If Prime Minister Theresa May can survive and steer her Brexit plan through parliament, the European Union is keen to help her reach a deal that can avoid Britain lurching chaotically out of the bloc, EU officials say.

Jul 11 2018

Dreams broken but World Cup united Belgians

BRUSSELS Belgium's World Cup dream is over but a fine run to a heartbreakingly narrow semi-final defeat by France at the tournament in Russia has left a feel-good glow that might just help hold the famously divided country together.

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