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Trump’s Jones Act Waiver Is Only A Temporary Stop-Gap, Repeal Is The Real Solution
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Trump’s Jones Act Waiver Is Only A Temporary Stop-Gap, Repeal Is The Real Solution

After a vocal and surprising bipartisan pushback, President Trump on Thursday waived the Jones Act for Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Critics of the act, including conservatives, libertarians, and progressives, hailed it as a victory.┬áBut the celebrations may be premature. The Jones Act, loathed by economists but […]