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 woman who did not apply for a job with a California company that operates dental practices can bring a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against the company accusing it of falsely telling her no position was available, a California appeals court has ruled.
A California law that permits workers to sue for labor law violations on behalf of the state allows plaintiffs to seek penalties not only for alleged violations that affected them, but also for claims that impacted other workers, a state appellate court has ruled.
The U.S. Labor Department has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to vacate a federal appeals court decision upholding an Obama-era rule that restricted tip pooling, saying the U.S. Congress invalidated the rule with a recent amendment to federal wage law.
A National Labor Relations Board regional director has said that a small bargaining unit of workers at a South Carolina Boeing Co facility who prepare airplanes for test flights can vote in a union election later this month.
California hospital system Prime Healthcare Services violated federal labor law by unilaterally discontinuing anniversary step wage increases for nurses who were represented by a Service Employees International Union affiliate, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday.
The University of Denver agreed to pay seven female professors at its Sturm College of Law $2.7 million to resolve an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission lawsuit accusing the school of unlawfully paying them less than their male counterparts.
An arbitrator has ruled Cornell University violated federal labor law during a contested unionization election for graduate students working as teaching and research assistants, but he rejected the union’s bid for a new election if it loses.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Co owes benefits to a man whose leg was amputated after a car accident even though his injury was complicated by his diabetes, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday.
A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a former healthcare worker's pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against a Tennessee-based company that contracts with jails and prisons, saying the company’s rationale for firing her could be an excuse masking an unlawful termination.
Two former AT&T Mobility workers filed a proposed nationwide class action lawsuit on Monday accusing the telecommunications company of unlawfully discriminating against pregnant women who need time off for doctors’ appointments and other pregnancy-related absences.