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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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British lawmakers back Brexit legislation, stiffer tests yet to come

LONDON British lawmakers voted in favour of the government's legislative blueprint for Brexit on Wednesday, marking a victory for Prime Minister Theresa May over political opponents who want a softer approach to leaving the European Union.

Jan 11 2018

Brexiteers back second EU referendum to stop 'soft' departure from bloc

LONDON Two of Britain's most prominent Brexit campaigners endorsed a second referendum on leaving the European Union on Thursday as the best way to stop EU supporters from trying to water down, or even halt, the country's departure from the bloc. | Video

Jan 11 2018

Labour's McDonnell to attend Davos summit

LONDON The British opposition Labour Party's finance chief John McDonnell will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos this month to set out his vision for an alternative to the current model of capitalism, his spokesman said on Wednesday.

Jan 08 2018

Wanting a new start, Britain's May changes leadership team

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May named an ally to run the ruling Conservatives and promoted younger ministers on Monday to try to give her divided party and government a new start after a year marred by an ill-judged election, rows over Brexit and scandals.

Jan 07 2018

Britain's May to change government ministers soon, senior figures reported to be safe

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would announce changes to her ministerial team soon, with media reports saying her foreign, finance, interior and Brexit ministers would keep their jobs in a reshuffle starting on Monday.

Jan 04 2018

Tony Blair tells UK voters: time is running out to stop Brexit folly

LONDON Former British prime minister Tony Blair told voters on Thursday that time was running out to reverse Brexit, a folly that he said would torpedo Britain's remaining clout and be regretted for generations to come.

Dec 21 2017

British PM May forces her deputy to resign over pornography scandal

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May forced her most senior minister, Damian Green, to resign for lying about whether he knew pornography had been found on computers in his parliamentary office. | Video

Dec 20 2017

May will allow Brexit delay in exceptional circumstances

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she would permit a delay to Britain's departure from the European Union in exceptional circumstances, bowing to criticism from her own party over the government's plan to fix the exit date in law. | Video

Dec 20 2017

Factbox - May's Brexit plan passes parliamentary test, more to come

LONDON Legislation underpinning the government's plan to leave the European Union passed the latest stage in its journey through parliament on Wednesday, but still faces weeks of scrutiny before it becomes law.

Dec 20 2017

Factbox: May's Brexit plan passes parliamentary test, more to come

LONDON Legislation underpinning the government's plan to leave the European Union passed the latest stage in its journey through parliament on Wednesday, but still faces weeks of scrutiny before it becomes law.

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