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Environment Correspondent Deborah Zabarenko

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

Nov 01 2013

New Obama order aims to prepare communities for severe weather

WASHINGTON In another move to address the impact of climate change, President Barack Obama ordered a bipartisan task force on Friday to help U.S. communities brace for longer heat waves, heavier downpours, more severe wildfires and worse droughts.

Nov 01 2013

New Obama order aims to prepare communities for severe weather

WASHINGTON, Nov 1 In another move to address the impact of climate change, President Barack Obama ordered a bipartisan task force on Friday to help U.S. communities brace for longer heat waves, heavier downpours, more severe wildfires and worse droughts.

Sep 20 2013

U.S. environment chief uses humor, health argument to sell carbon plan

WASHINGTON When U.S. environment chief Gina McCarthy talked about cutting climate-warming carbon emissions on Friday, she offered a translation for those unfamiliar with the dropped "R" of her thick Boston accent.

Sep 12 2013

U.S. offers fuel economy, emissions labels for used cars

WASHINGTON U.S. car dealers and private sellers may now post window labels on used vehicles that show gas mileage and climate-warming carbon dioxide emissions under a federal government program to help buyers pick out more fuel-efficient second-hand vehicles.

Sep 12 2013

US offers fuel economy, emissions labels for used cars

WASHINGTON, Sept 12 U.S. car dealers and private sellers may now post window labels on used vehicles that show gas mileage and climate-warming carbon dioxide emissions under a federal government program to help buyers pick out more fuel-efficient second-hand vehicles.

Sep 11 2013

U.S. spent $62 billion on disaster relief in fiscal 2011 and 2012

WASHINGTON The U.S. government spent nearly $62 billion on disaster relief in the two-year period ending September 30, 2012, to help Americans recover from severe storms, droughts, heat waves and wildfires, a new analysis of federal data has found.

Sep 09 2013

U.S. will destroy ivory stockpile to fight wildlife trafficking

WASHINGTON The United States will destroy its six-ton stockpile of elephant ivory as a way to combat wildlife trafficking, an international fight that often has law enforcement outgunned by well-financed crime syndicates, White House panelists said on Monday.

Aug 27 2013

Measles-like virus may be cause of dolphin deaths on U.S. coast

WASHINGTON A measles-like virus that suppresses the immune system could be the reason an extraordinary number of bottlenose dolphins have died after becoming stranded along the U.S. East Coast, a panel of dolphin experts said on Tuesday.

Aug 15 2013

Introducing the olinguito, the newest mammal discovery

WASHINGTON The long-tailed, orange-furred, big-eyed olinguito - said to resemble a cross between a house cat and a teddy bear - is the newest mammal and the first carnivore discovered in the Americas in 35 years, the Smithsonian Institution announced on Thursday.

Aug 15 2013

Introducing the olinguito, the newest mammal discovery

WASHINGTON The long-tailed, orange-furred, big-eyed olinguito - said to resemble a cross between a house cat and a teddy bear - is the newest mammal and the first carnivore discovered in the Americas in 35 years, the Smithsonian Institution announced on Thursday.

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