As Congress this week considers the important role the Jones Act and the American maritime industry play as part of the Keystone XL pipeline debate, the industry’s national Military2Maritime program, sponsored by the American Maritime Partnership (AMP), was recognized by the White House as part of a transportation forum on best practices to recruit, train, hire and retain veterans. The Military2Maritime program was highlighted for its work to provide opportunities for America’s veterans in the domestic maritime industry across the nation.

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