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CROSS BORDER TRUCKING PROGRAM

Looks like we are one step closer to seeing Mexican trucks cross the border into the U.S. again.  Ray LaHood, U.S. Secretary of Transportation, met with top Mexican transportation officials on Monday.  Their goal is to establish a working group to consider the next steps of the controversial and long-delayed cross-border trucking program.

According to a press release, the groups are focusing on the importance of cooperating in areas of mutual interest to ensure the safety, reliability, efficiency and sustainability of the two transportation systems.

You can read more on this topic from my previous posts: https://mercertownblog.wordpress.com/2009/06/02/mexican-truckers-sue-the-u-s-for-6-billion/

https://mercertownblog.wordpress.com/2010/02/19/random-friday/

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