Trump considers shipping waiver to deliver more gas

US president Donald Trump is apparently considering waiving a law that mandates only American flagged vessels can transport LNG within US waters, according to a Bloomberg report. 

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President may waive or repeal 1920 Jones Act 

The Jones Act only allows for US flagged vessels to transport goods within the nation with reports suggesting Puerto Rico had been putting pressure on the White House for a 10-year waiver.