Bill would discourage disruptions at ports

Bill would discourage disruptions at ports

SEN. Cory Gardner (R., Colo.) introduced the Protecting Orderly & Responsible Transit of Shipments (PORTS) Act to safeguard the economy from the threat of labor shutdowns and slowdowns at the nation's ports.

Also, legislation introduced by Sen. John Thune (R., S.D.) would collect metrics of port marine terminal productivity, which would serve as an early-warning system for determining when ports stop operating normally and for when the federal

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