Despite the Anti-Americanism of many British Politicians several figures in foreign affairs which to improve relations partially out of good will and partially to prevent war in Canada.
oh and Mr. President, should I remind the American public about your innaguration adress
To Quote Wikipedia. President Thomas Jefferson extended Washington's ideas about foreign policy in his March 4, 1801 inaugural address. Jefferson said that one of the "essential principles of our government" is that of "peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations, entangling alliances with none.
It's been over four years since then, things change alot. Plus, there is no guarantee that we'll actually get involved. we just don't want D.C. to get burned down, and government opinion of Napoleon is starting to fade.
Hmmm what happen?