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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Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart was hit with a proposed class action accusing the Atlanta-based employment law firm of operating an “old boys’ club” that systematically underpays female shareholders and denies them the same opportunities as their male colleagues.
A public sector union told the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday that allowing such unions to charge mandatory fees to nonmembers properly balances workers’ free speech rights with government’s interests as employers.
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation designed to block the National Labor Relations Board’s jurisdiction over casinos and other tribal businesses on Native American land.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday will consider a trucking company's petition asking the court to weigh in on whether federal law requires the enforcement of arbitration agreements signed by independent contractors in the transportation industry.
Home health aides in Illinois who won a 2014 U.S. Supreme Court case denying a union the ability to charge workers who are not union members "agency fees" asked the high court on Tuesday to revive their proposed class action seeking a refund of previously collected fees.
California-based pilots for Cathay Pacific Airways Limited can sue the Hong Kong-headquartered airline for alleged violations of California wage-and-hour laws even though they perform a majority of their work outside of the state, a federal judge ruled on Monday.
The U.S. Supreme Court turned away DirecTV’s appeal of a decision that applied a novel standard for joint employment under federal wage-and-hour law, one of three notable employment law cases denied by the nation’s top court on Monday.
A hospital in western Colorado has agreed to pay $400,000 to nearly 30 former employees to settle claims that it discriminated against older workers, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced on Thursday.
A federal judge striking down an Obama administration rule that would have made more than 4 million workers eligible for mandatory overtime pay may have been the wage-and-hour decision with the broadest impact in 2017.
Ten states that passed minimum wage hikes will see those go into effect at the start of 2018, with some 3.9 million workers affected, according to a report by a left-leaning think tank.