Center New York Director testified before the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Maritime Administration in support of the Liberty Port Ambrose Liquefied Natural Gas Project. The project will import natural gas into the United States and will provide diversity in energy delivery. This gas is needed in lower New York and Long Island.
One hearing was held at the Hilton New York JFK Airport Hotel in Jamaica, New York. Approximately 150 union members attended the hearing and expressed their support for the project.
Center New York Director Dan Durett also made a statement at the hearing. Dan provided the Center's local perspective on the project.
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