US Congressman Charles Boustany stopped by Fox and NBC studios today to talk about his efforts to help commerce continue flowing out of our local ports..
Boustany says he is pushing his ramp act amendment on the federal transportation bill that would ensure funding is provided to properly dredge ports here in South Louisiana.
Boustany is confident the bill that his amendment can get approval.
He says waterways not properly dredged and maintained, can cost millions.
Boustany is confident the bill with his amendment can gain passage. but doesn't expect any real movement on it until after the Presidential election in november.