'Bundler' Rumoured to be Next U.S. Ambassador

Former envoys to Canada have turned Ottawa into a stepping stone.

Leslie Campbell
Published: Wednesday, 04/22/2009 12:00 am EDT

WASHINGTON—The rumour that David Jacobson, a Chicago lawyer and fundraiser for Barack Obama, Illinois Senator Richard Durbin and other Democratic luminaries, might be the next U.S. ambassador to Canada emerged in the Washington Post on April 17.

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