Senate approves US Ambassador to Canada
- Article by: DONNA CASSATA
- Associated Press
- March 12, 2014 - 6:35 PM
WASHINGTON — The Senate has approved President Barack Obama's nominee to serve as ambassador to Canada.
The selection of Bruce Heyman was approved by voice vote on Wednesday night.
Heyman is a Chicago investment banker and campaign fundraiser. He has served as managing director for private wealth management at Goldman Sachs. He first joined the investment bank in 1980.
Heyman was also a top fundraiser for Obama's re-election campaign and served on the campaign's finance committee.
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