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Forget Pain, Truckers Facing Agony at the Pump

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Forget Pain, Truckers Facing Agony at the Pump

Economy

Forget Pain, Truckers Facing Agony at the Pump

Forget Pain, Truckers Facing Agony at the Pump

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You may be spending record amounts to fill your gas tank, but just imagine what it costs to fill a big rig truck.

Today, hundreds of truck drivers are rallying on Capitol Hill to protest the high diesel prices that are eating away at their profits.

For more, Farai Chideya speaks with independent trucker Delbert Langston and economics expert Keith Reed of the Cincinnati Enquirer.

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