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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

May 25 2018

Falling investment, weak household spending drag on UK economy

LONDON Falling business investment and the weakest household spending growth in more than three years marked a bad start to 2018 for Britain's economy, as official data on Friday confirmed it almost stagnated.

May 24 2018

Bank of England could return to stimulus if needed after Brexit - Carney

LONDON The Bank of England could pump more stimulus into Britain's economy if this year's Brexit negotiations result in a bad deal, BoE governor Mark Carney said on Thursday.

May 24 2018

Bank of England could return to stimulus if needed after Brexit - Carney

LONDON, May 24 The Bank of England could pump more stimulus into Britain's economy if this year's Brexit negotiations result in a bad deal, BoE governor Mark Carney said on Thursday.

May 24 2018

UK consumers return to shops after snowy start to 2018

LONDON British retail sales jumped last month by the most in one-and-a-half years, official figures showed on Thursday, suggesting the economy was recovering from a snowy start to the year.

May 23 2018

Surprise fall in UK inflation muddies Bank of England rates picture

LONDON British inflation fell unexpectedly in April, according to data that prompted fresh questions about when the Bank of England would next raise interest rates and pushed sterling to its lowest level against the dollar this year.

May 22 2018

UK economy will bounce back from weak start to 2018: BoE's Carney

LONDON Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday he expected Britain's economy would bounce back from a weak start to the year when it was hit by heavy snowstorms, keeping the prospect of higher interest rates on the table. | Video

May 20 2018

Soccer: I'm a serial winner, says Conte as he awaits Chelsea decision

LONDON Chelsea coach Antonio Conte declared himself "a serial winner" after leading his side to a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the FA Cup final on Saturday and said it was up to the club to decide whether to fire him. | Video

May 19 2018

I'm a serial winner, says Conte as he awaits Chelsea decision

LONDON Chelsea coach Antonio Conte declared himself "a serial winner" after leading his side to a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the FA Cup final on Saturday and said it was up to the club to decide whether to fire him.

May 19 2018

Soccer-I'm a "serial winner", says Conte as he awaits Chelsea decision

LONDON, May 19 Chelsea coach Antonio Conte declared himself "a serial winner" after leading his side to a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the FA Cup final on Saturday and he said it was up the club to decide whether he will stay in the job.

May 15 2018

UK employment jumps but strong wage growth still elusive

LONDON British employers hired many more workers than expected in early 2018 but wage growth has yet to accelerate sharply, according to figures that leave the Bank of England still waiting for signs the economy is ready for a rise in interest rates.

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