3 U.S. senators oppose allowing larger trucks on highways

U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker (R-MS), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) said they are opposed to a federal mandate that would enable big trucks to transport large loads on U.S. highways. The mandate allows trucks to carry double 33-foot trailers. The senators said they will join representatives from the Teamsters and the trucking industry at a news conference Wednesday. Read More »