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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

Sep 11 2017

Debt drives kidney harvesting in Pakistan's citrus orchards

KOT MOMIN, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The decision to sell her kidney was easy for Ismat Bibi, a housewife in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Jun 28 2017

Pakistan issues landmark transgender passport; fight for rights goes on

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pakistan's marginalized transgender community on Wednesday welcomed the government's decision to issue its first passport with a transgender category as an important milestone in the struggle against discrimination.

Jun 28 2017

Pakistan issues landmark transgender passport; fight for rights goes on

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pakistan's marginalized transgender community on Wednesday welcomed the government's decision to issue its first passport with a transgender category as an important milestone in the struggle against discrimination.

Jun 15 2016

Pakistani transgender woman shot for refusing sex with attackers: police

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A transgender woman in Pakistan was shot for refusing to have sex with attackers who broke into her home, in the latest in a series of assaults on trans people, police said.

May 19 2016

Pakistan to issue biometric passports to curb human trafficking to Europe, Gulf

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pakistan plans to issue biometric passports from next year to halt the thousands of people who are being trafficked overseas, largely to European and Gulf nations, officials said.

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