Independent Truckers Protest Diesel Prices

Dan Little, owner of a small trucking company in Carrollton, Mo., tells Michele Norris that diesel's climb to more than $4 per gallon has wiped out his profits. He and others in the long-haul community are organizing a series of protests across the nation and they want someone in Washington to address their concerns.



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