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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

May 03 2016

Gulf Coast cash gasoline down on expected refinery unit restart

HOUSTON, May 3 Gulf Coast cash gasoline differentials fell on Tuesday as the well-supplied market anticipated this week's restart of a gasoline-making unit at the nation's largest refinery, traders said.

Apr 29 2016

Colonial Pipeline plans Texas export dock for gasoline, distillates

HOUSTON, April 29 Colonial Pipeline Co said on Friday it would build an export dock in southeast Texas, marking the largest U.S. refined product pipeline system's first foray into infrastructure that will connect shippers to international markets.

Apr 28 2016

U.S. refiners' years-long windfall from cheap crude ends in first quarter

HOUSTON U.S. refiners' years-long boom from cheap and plentiful crude ground to a halt in the first quarter as swelling oil inventories and weak demand pushed revenues to their lowest in years and punished profits, results showed on Thursday.

Apr 28 2016

Marathon CEO: Capline pipeline reversal likely when oil prices recover

HOUSTON The nation's largest crude pipeline likely will be reversed to move heavy Canadian crude south to Louisiana after oil prices recover from the deepest rout in a generation, Marathon Petroleum Corp Chief Executive Gary Heminger said on Thursday.

Apr 19 2016

Houston deluged, five reported dead in Texas floods

HOUSTON Torrential rainfall totaling 18 inches (46 cm) pummeled Houston on Monday, causing floods that were believed responsible for five deaths and that snarled transport and turned roads into lakes in the fourth most-populous U.S. city. | Video

Apr 08 2016

Colonial to shippers: seek space transfers before rules change

HOUSTON, April 8 Colonial Pipeline on Friday reminded shippers that a controversial change in how gasoline and distillates are shipped on the clogged fuel artery is less than three months away.

Apr 04 2016

U.S. Gulf Coast diesel exports down sharply - Reuters data

HOUSTON, April 4 Diesel fuel exports from the U.S. Gulf Coast declined sharply since December as increasing output from refiners in South American markets and brimming stocks in Europe squeezed key outlets, Thomson Reuters data show.

Mar 28 2016

Group Three V-grade gasoline plunges on distressed selling -traders

HOUSTON Group Three cash V-grade gasoline differentials fell sharply on Monday when storage space ran out in the Tulsa, Oklahoma, hub and forced distressed selling, traders and brokers said.

Mar 16 2016

Saudi Aramco, Shell plan to break up Motiva, divide up assets

HOUSTON Royal Dutch Shell and Saudi Aramco announced plans on Wednesday to break up Motiva Enterprises LLC in a deal that ends a partnership of nearly two decades and hands control of the biggest U.S. refinery to the Saudi state oil giant.

Mar 09 2016

Shippers say expansion would solve Colonial Pipeline glut

HOUSTON, March 9 Colonial Pipeline said it has come up with multiple ways to manage its glutted system while trying to be fair to shippers, but a fuel executive for the top U.S. airline said expanding the largest domestic refined products pipeline system would solve the problems.


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