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Thursday, September 28, 2017
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Senator McCain Introduces Legislation to Kill the Jones Act in Puerto Rico

By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Republican senators John McCain and Mike Lee introduced a bill on Thursday to permanently waive

September 28, 2017
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Sunday, September 17, 2017

John McCain Blames Navy And Congress For Lack Of Training

By Ben Brody (Bloomberg) Following a series of deadly accidents, Senator John McCain on Sunday renewed his calls to address what he described as a U.S. failure

September 17, 2017
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Wednesday, August 30, 2017
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Senator McCain’s Latest Jones Act Repeal Effort Unlikely to Progress – Holland & Knight

Senator John McCain’s latest attempt to repeal the Jones Act seems to be dead in the water and will likely not pass either the Senate or House, according

August 30, 2017
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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Should The Jones Act Be Repealed? 

by Captains George Livingstone & Grant Livingstone – Another effort is under way in the Senate to repeal the Jones Act sponsored by Senator John

August 9, 2017
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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Senator McCain Introduces New Bill to Repeal Jones Act

Note: On Wednesday, the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix released a statement saying that tissue pathology revealed that a primary brain tumor known as a

July 18, 2017
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Saturday, January 30, 2016

Senator McCain Sets Crosshairs on Jones Act Build Requirement (Again!)

Once again U.S. Senator John McCain [R-AZ] has his crosshairs set on the Jones Act with an amendment he intends to attach to a proposed energy bill that would

January 30, 2016
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Thursday, January 22, 2015

Senator McCain Defends Jones Act Amendment in U.S. Senate

U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) was on the floor of the Senate Thursday defending his amendment to repeal the Merchant Marine Act of 1920, also known as the

January 22, 2015
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Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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House Members Rally Against Senator McCain’s Jones Act Amendment

In the latest show of support for the Jones Act, 32 bipartisan Representatives have sent a letter to Senate leadership urging them to reject a

January 20, 2015
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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Senator John McCain Launches New Attack on ‘Antiquated’ Jones Act

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has once again launched an attack on the Jones Act, announcing Tuesday that he has filed an amendment to a bill to approve the

January 14, 2015
Total Views: 47

Friday, December 5, 2014
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Senator John McCain Vows Repeal of Jones Act

Senator John McCain said a more than 90-year-old law that requires ships servicing coastal businesses to be built and mostly staffed by U.S. crews will be

December 5, 2014
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