David Jacobson

Why U.S. Envoy To Canada Is In Limbo

CBC | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Politics

The fate of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, which has become a thorny issue in Canada-U.S. relations, could be holding up U.S. President Barack Oba...

Border Deal Won't Be Driven 'Into The Ditch,' Ambassador Says

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.23.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - Canada-U.S. border co-operation under the much-ballyhooed Beyond the Border initiatives will not be derailed by the brawl that's erupted ...

U.S. Envoy: Relax, We're Not Spying On Canadians

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - In his nearly four years as Barack Obama's envoy to Canada, David Jacobson has always stressed his desire to bring Americans and Canadians cl...

An Open Canada-U.S. Border? Nah

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Politics

SURREY, B.C. - The U.S. ambassador to Canada says a European Union like arrangement where citizens can freely cross national borders is not in the car...

Rumours Fly On Who America's New Ambassador To Canada Will Be

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.02.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - David Jacobson, America's outgoing ambassador to Canada, is still booking appointments into April, but that hasn't diminished the whirlwi...

U.S. Ambassador On Nasty Campaigns, Cash And The Economy

CBC | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Politics

America's ambassador to Canada, David Jacobson, has had to sit on the sidelines of this election because of his diplomatic duties, but that doesn't me...

U.S. Didn't Have To Pressure Canada On Khadr: Ambassador

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The United States didn't have to pressure Canada to repatriate convicted terrorist Omar Khadr from its Cuban military prison, American envoy ...

WATCH: Americans Celebrate The Fourth Of July In Canada With Stars, Stripes, And Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.05.2012 | Canada

American Ambassador to Canada, David Jacobson, celebrated Independence Day with 4,000 of his closest friends Wednesday. Jacobson, who was appointed b...

U.S. Not Worried About Canada's New BFF

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The U.S. ambassador to Canada says he's not worried about the impact of any energy agreements between Canada and China.Prime Minister Steph...

Buy American Actually Good For Canada: U.S. Ambassador

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government rejected assurances offered Tuesday by the U.S. ambassador to Canada, who defended the controversial Buy American provi...

Billionaire U.S. Brothers Work To Block New U.S.-Canada Bridge

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.14.2011 | Canada Business

Two billionaire brothers who have become heroes to America's libertarian movement and bogeymen to America's left are backing an effort to prevent a ne...

No-Fly List Snares U.S. Ambassador To Canada... Twice

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - The U.S. ambassador to Canada understands the frustration of cross-border travellers who've been ensnared in security restrictions since the ...

John Baird Hints At Libyan Extension

CBC | Posted 10.30.2011 | Canada

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is leaving open the possibility of continuing Canadian military involvement in Libya after the schedu...