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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A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that a wholesale baker in Baltimore owes overtime wages to workers who delivered goods in both large commercial trucks and their smaller personal vehicles.
A retired professional basketball player has filed a proposed class action in Manhattan federal court accusing the National Basketball Association Players’ pension plan of underpaying him by hundreds of thousands of dollars.
A North Carolina union filed a lawsuit in federal court on Wednesday to challenge a state law that takes away farmworker unions' ability to collect union dues via deductions from members’ paychecks and to enter into settlement agreements with agricultural employers.
A scaffolding company does not owe three construction workers backpay for time spent waiting for their shifts to begin even though they had to arrive early to work at an oil refinery in Texas, a federal appeals court has ruled.
A federal appeals court has denied a bid by Glassdoor Inc, a company that publishes employees' reviews of the companies they work for, to quash a grand jury subpoena seeking to unmask anonymous reviewers who commented on a government contractor under investigation for potential fraud.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved legislation to narrow the definition of joint employment in a pair of federal labor and employment laws.
A federal appeals court on Monday drilled down into how the National Labor Relations Board's decision approving a bargaining unit of approximately 150 skilled maintenance workers at a Volkswagen plant in Tennessee might affect the company's treatment of the 1,300 production employees left out of the unit.
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced legislation on Thursday that would preempt state and local paid leave laws for employers that choose to offer paid time off and flexible work arrangements.
Keurig Green Mountain Inc has sued Massachusetts appliance maker SharkNinja, accusing it of "aggressively raiding" its employees to rapidly expand a rival beverage-machine business.
A federal judge has granted a South San Francisco's biopharmaceutical company's bid to order a former executive whom it accuses of trade secrets theft to give back laptops, flash drives and other storage devices containing the company's confidential information.