Attempts to Gut Jones Act Concern US Maritime Unionists

by Shane Mott In January 2015, the U.S. Senate was set to debate the fate of one of the most important maritime and construction worker protection acts, popularly known as the Jones Act. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) attempted to attach an amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill that would effectively remove the 90 year … Continue reading Attempts to Gut Jones Act Concern US Maritime Unionists