Panel: Advocates for Jones Act Reform See Best Chance in Decades

Hurricane Maria’s trail of destruction in Puerto Rico and the arrival of a new administration may provide the impetus to overhaul a century-old federal law restricting the movement of cargo between U.S. ports to vessels that are American-built, crewed, and owned and operated vessels, a panel of maritime experts said Friday. Speaking at the Heritage … Continue reading Panel: Advocates for Jones Act Reform See Best Chance in Decades