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. 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. Greg Gordon McClatchy

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