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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

Jul 11 2018

UK's Harry and Meghan visit Dublin in first trip as married couple

DUBLIN Prince Harry paid tribute on Tuesday to Britain's complex and "at times tragic" shared history with Ireland, at the start of a two-day visit to Dublin with his wife Meghan, their first trip abroad since their wedding in May. | Video

Jul 11 2018

Football 'definitely' coming home, Prince Harry predicts on Irish trip

DUBLIN Britain's Prince Harry confidently predicted that England would lift the World Cup as Gareth Southgate's men prepare for their semi-final against Croatia later on Wednesday.

Jul 10 2018

UK's Harry and Meghan visit Dublin in first trip as married couple

DUBLIN, July 10 Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan began a two-day visit to Dublin on Tuesday, their first trip abroad since their wedding in May.

Jul 03 2018

Global derivatives body adds Irish courts as Brexit 'future-proof'

DUBLIN The global derivatives industry launched an Irish law version of its dispute resolution mechanism for trillions of euros of swaps contracts on Tuesday to "future-proof" users against the uncertainties presented by Brexit.

Jul 03 2018

Ryanair Irish pilots vote to strike for the first time

DUBLIN Pilots directly employed by Ryanair and who are members of its Irish trade union will go on strike for the first time on July 12 after the union said on Tuesday the airline had failed to meet demands over new working practices.

Jun 29 2018

German data, not politics key for trade war watchers

DUBLIN While German politics may dominate the headlines again in the coming week, the less attention grabbing release of industrial data could offer a better indication of the headwinds facing the European Union and its largest economy.

Jun 07 2018

Irish banker's conviction marks end of long road to justice

DUBLIN, June 7 An Irish judge will draw a line this month under prosecutions stemming from a banking crisis which drove Ireland to the brink of bankruptcy, sentencing the head of its biggest failed bank.

Jun 01 2018

UK considering giving Northern Ireland joint UK, EU status - source

LONDON/DUBLIN The United Kingdom could propose giving Northern Ireland joint UK and European Union status so it can trade freely with both, in an attempt to break the deadlock in Brexit negotiations, a government official said.

May 28 2018

Ireland quietly comes to terms with dramatic change after abortion vote

DUBLIN Irish people paid homage on Sunday to an Indian immigrant woman whose death inspired a historic vote to repeal Ireland's strict abortion laws while the Catholic Church rued the outcome saying it showed indifference to its teachings.

May 27 2018

Ireland ends abortion ban as 'quiet revolution' transforms country

DUBLIN Ireland's prime minister on Saturday hailed the culmination of "a quiet revolution" in what was once one of Europe's most socially conservative countries after a landslide referendum vote to liberalize highly restrictive laws on abortion. | Video


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