April 29, 2016

Cardin Statement on Jacobson’s Confirmation as Ambassador to Mexico

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Roberta Jacobson to be the next U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Thursday evening: 

“Mexico is one of our most important bilateral relationships on matters ranging from trade to immigration to security, and our top diplomatic post in the country was vacant for far too long.  I offer my congratulations to our next Ambassador to Mexico, Roberta Jacobson, whose career, experience, and temperament will serve her exceptionally well in this important role representing our nation. I look forward to working with her.” 

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