Lawmakers Call For End To Mexico-US Trucking Fight

Law360, New York (March 4, 2010, 2:39 PM EST) -- Fifty-six members of the U.S. House of Representatives are calling on federal officials to end a standoff between the U.S. and Mexico over Mexican truckers' access to U.S. highways, which lawmakers say has created a “devastating” trade war between the two countries.

U.S. Reps. Dennis Cardoza, D-Calif., and Rick Larsen, D-Wash., penned the letter to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, dated March 1, imploring them to “immediately implement a plan of action to rectify” the dispute, which they...
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