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We Consider Big Rig Fuel Economy a Good Thing. So Why Is It Putting Independent Truckers Out of Business?

Posted by on 24 March 2014

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In February, President Obama set in motion plans to further increase federal standards for big rig fuel economy and allowable greenhouse gas emissions produced by the trucking industry. The President says the additional restrictions will also help reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil, in turn driving down fuel costs.

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