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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

Dec 15 2017

Republican tax bill retains U.S. electric vehicle tax credit

WASHINGTON A compromise Republican tax bill released late Friday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives had previously proposed.

Dec 15 2017

Senate Democrats to force vote on FCC net neutrality repeal

WASHINGTON The top U.S. Senate Democrat said on Friday he would force a vote on the Federal Communications Commission's decision to repeal landmark net neutrality rules, but the move was unlikely to block a ruling that could reshape the digital landscape.

Dec 15 2017

U.S. Senate Democrats to force vote on FCC net neutrality repeal

WASHINGTON The top U.S. Senate Democrat said on Friday he would force a vote on the Federal Communications Commission's decision to repeal landmark net neutrality rules, but the move was unlikely to block a ruling that could reshape the digital landscape.

Dec 15 2017

U.S. Senate Democrats to force vote on FCC net neutrality repeal

WASHINGTON, Dec 15 The top U.S. Senate Democrat said on Friday he would force a vote on the Federal Communications Commission's decision to repeal the 2015 landmark net neutrality rules.

Dec 15 2017

Exclusive: FCC plans to fine Sinclair $13.3 million over undisclosed commercials

WASHINGTON The Federal Communications Commission plans to fine Sinclair Broadcasting Corp $13.3 million after it failed to properly disclose that paid programming that aired on local TV stations was sponsored by a cancer institute, three people briefed on the matter told Reuters.

Dec 15 2017

Net neutrality repeal gives Democrats fresh way to reach millennials

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission vote on Thursday to roll back net neutrality rules could galvanize young voters, a move Democrats hope will send millennials to the polls in greater numbers and bolster their chances in next year's elections.

Dec 15 2017

U.S. regulators ditch net neutrality rules as legal battles loom

WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape. | Video

Dec 14 2017

Drone operator caused U.S. Army helicopter collision: safety board

WASHINGTON A September collision between a small civilian drone and a U.S. Army helicopter was caused by the drone operator's failure to see the helicopter because he was intentionally flying the drone out of visual range, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said on Thursday.

Dec 14 2017

U.S. Federal Communications Commission set to reverse net neutrality rules

WASHINGTON, Dec 14 The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is expected on Thursday to rescind net neutrality rules championed by Democratic former President Barack Obama that barred the blocking or slowing of internet traffic.

Dec 13 2017

U.S. agency to vote on net neutrality rules despite outcry

WASHINGTON Internet service providers clashed with Democrats and celebrities like "Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill ahead of a vote on the Trump administration's plan to revoke net neutrality rules barring the blocking or slowing of internet traffic. | Video

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