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David Vitter

January 30, 2015

Vitter Defends Jones Act, Domestic Maritime Industry

(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-La.) today released a statement for the Congressional Record defending the Jones Act, a law that protects the domestic maritime industry. This week Vitter fought against legislation proposed by Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) to repeal the Jones Act. The amendment was not passed by the Senate.