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Warren Strobel

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

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U.S. charges Russians with 2016 U.S. election tampering to boost Trump

WASHINGTON A Russian propaganda arm oversaw a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign to support Donald Trump and disparage Hillary Clinton, said an indictment released on Friday that revealed more details than previously known about Moscow's purported effort to interfere. | Video

Feb 16 2018

U.S. grand jury indicts 13 Russian nationals in election meddling probe

WASHINGTON, Feb 16 A Russian Internet agency and more than a dozen Russians interfered in the U.S. election campaign from 2014 through 2016 in a multi-pronged effort with the aim of supporting then-businessman Donald Trump and disparaging his rival Hillary Clinton, the U.S. Special Counsel said in an indictment on Friday.

Feb 06 2018

U.S. could lift aid suspension if Pakistan takes steps: State Department

WASHINGTON The United States could consider ending a suspension of security assistance to Pakistan, if Islamabad takes "decisive and sustained" actions against militant groups in the country, the State Department's No. 2 official said on Tuesday.

Feb 01 2018

White House poised to approve release of explosive Republican memo

WASHINGTON The White House will likely give Congress approval on Friday to make public a secret Republican memo alleging FBI bias against President Donald Trump in its Russia probe, a White House official said on Thursday, as tensions over the disputed document gripped Washington. | Video

Jan 31 2018

Democrats press Facebook, Twitter again to probe Russia links to Republican memo

WASHINGTON Two senior U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday asked Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc to answer questions about potential Russian involvement in social media campaigns that urged release of a Republican memorandum alleging surveillance abuses at the FBI, saying the companies had provided insufficient responses so far.

Jan 30 2018

U.S. lawmakers blast Trump decision to hold off on Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON Members of the U.S. Congress, who passed new sanctions on Russia nearly unanimously last summer, criticized President Donald Trump on Tuesday for not imposing them, accusing him of being soft on his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin.

Jan 30 2018

U.S. lawmakers blast Trump decision to hold off on Russia sanctions

WASHINGTON Members of the U.S. Congress, who passed new sanctions on Russia nearly unanimously last summer, criticized President Donald Trump on Tuesday for not imposing them, accusing him of being soft on his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin. | Video

Jan 25 2018

Trump says he is willing to testify under oath in U.S.-Russia probe

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be willing to be interviewed under oath by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. | Video

Jan 23 2018

CIA believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defense: Pompeo

WASHINGTON The CIA believes North Korea's missile program is aimed at coercion, not just self-defense, and that Pyongyang's next logical step would be to develop an arsenal of weapons and the capability to fire multiple missiles at the United States, the agency's director Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday. | Video

Jan 23 2018

CIA believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defense - Pompeo

WASHINGTON The CIA believes North Korea's missile program is aimed at coercion, not just self-defense, and that Pyongyang's next logical step would be to develop an arsenal of weapons and the capability to fire multiple missiles at the United States, the agency's director Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday. | Video

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