Sunday, February 25, 2007

Associated Press (Watch These Boys)U.S to Allow Mexican Trucks to Cross Border Washington - The news that Mexican trucks will be allowed to haul freight deeper into the United States drew an angry reaction Friday from labor leaders, safety advocates and members of Congress. They said Mexico has substandard trucks and low-paid drivers that will threaten national security, cost thousands of jobs and endanger motorists on the northern side of the Mexican border.
Hoffa Blasts Bush Plan to Open Border to Unsafe Mexican Trucks"...President Bush is willing to risk our national security by giving unfettered access to America's transportation infrastructure to foreign companies and their government sponsors."