October 22, 2019
For Immediate Release
Statement from Chargé d’Affaires Richard Mills on the results of the Canadian Election
U.S. Mission to Canada’s Chargé d’Affaires Richard Mills issued the statement below following the results of the Canadian election:
“On behalf of the government of the United States of America and the American people, the U.S. Embassy congratulates Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party on their success in yesterday’s federal election. The Embassy, and I personally, look forward to working closely with the newly elected members of government and continuing our strong history as allies, trading partners and close friends. I also look forward to strengthening the Embassy’s engagement with the other parliamentary parties that will hold seats in the next Parliament.
“As Secretary Pompeo said about the United States’ relationship with Canada, ‘The only thing outweighing our accomplishments is our potential.’”
Senior Media Specialist
U.S. Embassy Ottawa