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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

Apr 25 2018

Anthem profit beats on lower medical costs; raises forecast

Anthem Inc reported a stronger-than-expected first- quarter profit on Wednesday as it kept a tight leash on medical costs, prompting the health insurer to raise its full-year profit forecast.

Apr 18 2018

U.S. customers scramble to replace Rusal metal after sanctions

NEW YORK U.S. customers of Rusal are scrambling to figure out how to replace supply from the Russian company after U.S. sanctions on the world's second-largest aluminum producer caused prices to spike to a seven-year high, the companies and metals analysts said.

Apr 03 2018

U.S. Obamacare 2018 exchange enrollment drops 3 percent: CMS

About 11.8 million consumers nationwide enrolled in 2018 Obamacare exchange plans, a 3 percent drop from last year when 12.2 million consumers signed up, according to a final government tally released on Tuesday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Feb 28 2018

Valeant says wait one more year for turnaround; shares fall

Valeant Pharmaceuticals , nearly two years into Chief Executive Officer Joseph Papa's turnaround plan, on Wednesday told investors earnings and revenue would drop for one more year, before a projected return to growth in 2019.

Feb 12 2018

New York sues Weinstein Co., Harvey Weinstein over sexual misconduct

NEW YORK New York's attorney general sued the Weinstein Company and Harvey Weinstein on Sunday alleging years of sexual harassment and misconduct by the movie producer, in a move that could jeopardize talks on a potential sale of the studio. | Video

Feb 05 2018

Bristol-Myers' positive cancer data still lags Merck

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Monday provided some positive data on its immuno-oncology drugs for the most lucrative lung cancer market but it fell short of giving clarity on its ability to compete with a rival treatment from Merck & Co Inc

Feb 02 2018

Merck profit beats on lower taxes, overcoming sales miss

Lower taxes helped U.S. drugmaker Merck & Co beat analysts' estimate for fourth-quarter earnings on Friday, offsetting weaker-than-expected sales as some of its products face increasing competition.

Jan 31 2018

Lilly beats estimates; shares fall on diabetes, animal health concerns

Eli Lilly and Co posted better than expected fourth-quarter results, but its shares fell 4 percent on Wednesday due to investor concerns about pricing pressure for its diabetes products and weak sales from its animal health unit.

Jan 25 2018

Biogen forecasts robust 2018 as Spinraza sales surge

U.S. drugmaker Biogen Inc on Thursday posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue and set upbeat expectations for the year on strong sales from its expensive rare-disease treatment Spinraza.

Jan 23 2018

J&J takes $13.6 billion charge related to new U.S. tax law

Healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday took a $13.6-billion charge related to the new U.S. tax law and plans to bring back billions of dollars from overseas immediately.

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