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.
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HOUSTON A little-noticed addition to the U.S. budget deal approved last week will help Occidental Petroleum Corp and other oil producers by more than tripling a tax credit for injecting carbon dioxide back into the earth to increase crude output.
(This version of the Feb. 8 story officially corrects company statement on Guyana data in paragraph eight to include other resources)
HOUSTON SandRidge Energy Inc ousted its chief executive and finance chief on Thursday and said it would cut spending, a victory for activist investor Carl Icahn who has railed for months against the U.S. shale producer's board and management.
HOUSTON Pioneer Natural Resources Co posted a quarterly profit on Tuesday that far exceeded Wall Street's expectations, and the U.S. shale oil producer boosted its dividend fourfold, sending its stock up more than 4 percent in extended trading.
HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp said on Friday that it expects global oil demand to drop sharply by 2040 if regulations aimed at limiting the impact of greenhouse gas emissions on climate are fully implemented.
HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp posted rare quarterly earnings misses on Friday as cost cuts and rising oil prices failed to offset weakness in international refining operations, sending shares of both companies plunging. | Video
HOUSTON Exxon Mobil Corp , the world's largest publicly-traded oil producer, posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday due to falling production and weakness in its chemical and refining operations, sending shares down 2.8 percent in premarket trading. | Video
HOUSTON U.S. oil producer Chevron Corp posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as sales slumped in its international refining business, sending shares down nearly 2 percent.
HOUSTON, Feb 2 Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp posted rare quarterly earnings misses on Friday as cost cuts and rising oil prices failed to offset weakness in international refining operations, sending shares down in morning trading.
HOUSTON ConocoPhillips said on Thursday it swung to a quarterly profit due in part to rising crude prices and cost cuts, helping the U.S. oil and gas producer boost its dividend and expand a share buyback program.