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Time for Obama to make another visit to Ottawa, find his mojo

The Prime Minister can ignore the naysayers who might argue a state visit requires more preparation, etc. The answer is simple: just tell protocol to Get It Done—it won't cost as much as the G8/20 events and would move bilateral relations from the '

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Whether it was a thumping, a whupping, a shellacking or just a plain unvarnished electoral defeat, Nov. 2 marked a sea change in the Obama presidency. The most obvious evidence of these changed circumstances was in the atmospherics associated with his immediately subsequent, 10-day Asian travel ending on Nov. 14—a trip including multiple bilateral visits (India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea) as well as the G8 and G20 economic/trade/finance summits for global leaders.

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Time for Obama to make another visit to Ottawa, find his mojo

The Prime Minister can ignore the naysayers who might argue a state visit requires more preparation, etc. The answer is simple: just tell protocol to Get It Done—it won't cost as much as the G8/20 events and would move bilateral relations from the '

Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Whether it was a thumping, a whupping, a shellacking or just a plain unvarnished electoral defeat, Nov. 2 marked a sea change in the Obama presidency. The most obvious evidence of these changed circumstances was in the atmospherics associated with his immediately subsequent, 10-day Asian travel ending on Nov. 14—a trip including multiple bilateral visits (India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea) as well as the G8 and G20 economic/trade/finance summits for global leaders.

  

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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