Hurricane Harvey

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DHS extends Jones Act waiver

SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 — Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Elaine Duke today extended the limited Jones Act Waiver initially signed on September 8 at the recommendation of the Departments of Defense

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Port of Houston reopens after Hurricane Harvey

SEPTEMBER 1, 2017—The Port of Houston, the nation’s largest port for foreign waterborne tonnage, has reopened following Hurricane Harvey, according to an announcement by Port Commission Chairman Janiece Longoria. Additionally, the port says

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USCG continues post-Harvey port assessments

AUGUST 31, 2017 — Crewmembers aboard Coast Guard Cutter Harry Claiborne, a 175-foot coastal buoy tender homeported in Galveston, Texas, continued to inspect and reposition buoys beset by Hurricane Harvey, Thursday. The