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Maritime Industry Gathers on Capitol Hill

Maritime executives and industry leaders met on May 8 to discuss today's most pressing issues.

By MarEx 2013-05-24 13:03:00

Photo: Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA), third from right, and Sail-In participants

157 members of Congress and/or staff —104 on the House side—61 of whom are freshmen—and 53 on the Senate side— met this year to discuss maritime issues at the Annual Maritime Industry Congressional Sail-In.

The event took place on May 8, 2013. Then, the day was capped off with a reception in an elegant, spacious hearing room in the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Photo: Senator David Vitter (R-LA), center, and Sail-In participants