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Old May 24th, 2010, 09:35 PM
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Originally Posted by green_rd View Post
Of course the cruise lines could register in the US pay wages equivalent to US wages and we could pay higher cruise fairs - then the Jones Act would not be an issue, right?
NCLA already learned that Americans are too lazy to do the equivalent work even for higher wages. Plus it would take an act of Congress anyway, to get around that the ship also has to be made in America.
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