The White House has authorized a waiver to loosen shipping rules regarding Puerto Rico that island officials say would be a significant help for recovery efforts from Hurricane Maria.
US President Donald Trump (C) walks out of Air Force One upon his arrival in John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, on September 26, 2017. (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
“At @ricardorossello request, @POTUS has authorized the Jones Act be waived for Puerto Rico. It will go...