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Bipartisan effort to terminate Mexican cross-border trucking program

May 8, 2011
Kimberly Dvorak, Examiner.com
5/4/2011

Responding to mounting criticism from Americans and the US trucking industry two Congressmen will work together in a bi-partisan manner to terminate President Obama’s stamp of approval that allows Mexican trucks to operate in the United States.

A letter addressed to Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, from Reps. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) and Daniel Lipinski (D-IL) as well as 42 bipartisan lawmakers urged the Secretary to immediately terminate the cross-border trucking program. The plan was established more than 10 years ago under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that will open US roadways to Mexican truck carriers.

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