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Sinead Carew

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

6:34pm EST

Wall Street closes at records with tax overhaul in sight

NEW YORK Wall Street's three major indexes climbed to record closing highs on Friday with broad-based gains as a long-awaited bill to cut corporate tax rates looked like it would win enough support from lawmakers to pass. | Video

2:59pm EST

Wall Street at record highs on rising hopes of tax overhaul

NEW YORK Wall Street's three major indexes scaled new heights on Friday, with all major sectors pushing higher as a long-awaited tax bill that would cut corporate tax rates looked like it would win support among lawmakers. | Video

Dec 14 2017

Wall Street falls as investors fret about tax bill passage

NEW YORK Major U.S. stock indexes fell on Thursday, with the S&P 500 down the most in a month, as investor worries over potential roadblocks to the Republicans' tax overhaul more than offset optimism over strong retail sales data. | Video

Dec 13 2017

Wall Street mixed as financials drag after Fed rate hike

NEW YORK The S&P 500 ended slightly lower on Wednesday pressured by the financial sector after the Federal Reserve announced a widely expected interest rate hike but kept its rate outlook for coming years even as it projected faster U.S. economic growth.

Dec 12 2017

S&P, Dow rise with help from banks; Nasdaq lags

NEW YORK The S&P 500 and the Dow industrials registered record closing highs on Tuesday with a boost from bank stocks as investors eyed a potential cut in U.S. corporate taxes and continued economic growth after strong inflation data. | Video

Dec 11 2017

Wall Street ends higher with help from tech, energy

NEW YORK Wall Street indexes closed higher on Monday and the biggest drivers were technology and energy sectors as oil prices rose and investors waited for an expected U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike later in the week. | Video

Dec 04 2017

GRAPHIC-Lower taxes, big gains: The stocks poised to win from tax cuts

NEW YORK, Dec 4 A proposal driven by President Donald Trump to overhaul the country's tax system has passed a major hurdle in U.S. Congress, raising investor hopes that corporate earnings will get a boost.

Dec 01 2017

Lower taxes, big gains: The stocks poised to win from tax cuts

NEW YORK A proposal driven by President Donald Trump to overhaul the country's tax system is moving through U.S. Congress, lifting the overall stock market and raising hopes that corporate earnings will get a boost.

Dec 01 2017

GRAPHIC-Lower taxes, big gains: The stocks poised to win from tax cuts

NEW YORK, Dec 1 A proposal driven by President Donald Trump to overhaul the country's tax system is moving through U.S. Congress, lifting the overall stock market and raising hopes that corporate earnings will get a boost.

Nov 30 2017

Wall Street gains, Dow tops 24,000 as tax bill gains steam

NEW YORK The S&P closed at a record high and the Dow Jones Industrial Average broke above the 24,000 mark for the first time on Thursday as investors gained confidence that the Republican party's push for a U.S. tax overhaul would succeed. | Video

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