Listen to law enforcement leaders discuss their opposition to longer and heavier trucks. Click here to listen to podcast interviews with Rockport (Texas) Police Chief Tim Jayroe and others.
Bigger trucks are more dangerous trucks.
Bigger trucks destroy our aging roads and bridges.
Bigger trucks force taxpayers to pick up the tab to repair and maintain our nation's highways.
Heavier truck weight limits would lead to a net increase of approximately 8 million more trucks on the highway, a 56-percent increase.