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Editorial | Island Voices

Jones Act unfairly hurts Hawaii while jeopardizing security of U.S.

  • Leroy Laney, Ph.D., left, is a retired economics professor of Hawaii Pacific University, and Ken Schoolland is an associate economics professor at HPU

The Jones Act makes shipping between Hawaii and the mainland very expensive, harms the economy of Hawaii while giving advantages to foreign competitors, and damages our national security. Read more

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