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Biden announces measures at major ports to battle supply chain woes

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Mr. Biden said Wednesday that the moves would almost double the number of hours that the Port of Los Angeles is open for business.
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Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach to operate 24/7 to ease supply chain backup

Ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach to operate 24/7 to ease supply chain backup

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Facing a shipping gridlock across the U.S., President Biden announced that the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will operate 24/7 to ease the massive cargo backlog. The ports account for 40 percent of the nation's container traffic.
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Biden tries to tame inflation by having LA port open 24/7

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WASHINGTON - President Biden tried to reassure Americans on Wednesday that he can tame high inflation, announcing a deal to expand operations at the Port of Los Angeles as prices keep climbing and container ships wait to dock in a traffic jam threatening the U.S. economy and holiday shopping.
Prices are jumping in large part because container ships are stranded at ports and because unloaded goods are waiting for trucks, leading to mass shortages and delays that have caused a longer than expected bout of inflation.
The White House responded to the backlog by finalizing an agreement for the...
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Biden tries to tame inflation by having LA port open 24/7

3 days ago   |   By

President Joe Biden tried to reassure Americans on Wednesday that he can tame high inflation, announcing a deal to expand operations at the Port of Los Angeles as prices keep climbing and container ships wait to dock in a traffic jam threatening the U.S. economy and holiday shopping.
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