Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker stood with Vicksburg, Miss., Police Chief Walter Armstrong beside a truck hooked to two 33-foot semitrailers outside the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 21, 2015. Wicker and a bipartisan coalition are aiming to block legislation that would extend to a maximum of 91 feet the length of trucks on all the nation’s roads.
Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker stood with Vicksburg, Miss., Police Chief Walter Armstrong beside a truck hooked to two 33-foot semitrailers outside the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 21, 2015. Wicker and a bipartisan coalition are aiming to block legislation that would extend to a maximum of 91 feet the length of trucks on all the nation’s roads. By Greg Gordon McClatchy
Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker stood with Vicksburg, Miss., Police Chief Walter Armstrong beside a truck hooked to two 33-foot semitrailers outside the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 21, 2015. Wicker and a bipartisan coalition are aiming to block legislation that would extend to a maximum of 91 feet the length of trucks on all the nation’s roads. By Greg Gordon McClatchy

Senators aim to put brakes on push for 91-foot semitrailers

October 21, 2015 4:46 PM