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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 27 2016

Commentary: 'Lock her up' and throw away the keys of democracy

In every campaign, some political partisans believe their chosen candidate is exalted, while opponents are worthless.

Sep 03 2013

Obama's flawed case for a Syria strike

We should not bomb Syria without a vital national security interest and a precise foreign policy objective.

Apr 22 2013

Can Tsarnaev be ruled an "enemy combatant"?

Three major legal questions are now swirling around the Boston bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Since his dramatic capture Friday night, the public debate has already begun muddling these issues.


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