Begich pushes for Jones Act waiver
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, is asking the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to grant Escopeta Oil a waiver of the Jones Act in order to get a jack-up drilling rig to Cook Inlet.
Escopeta got a Jones Act waiver in 2006, on a previous attempt to bring a rig to Alaska.
As Escopeta once again pr....
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