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Freddie Stubbs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Feb-10-10 12:51 PM
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34. Why are US truck drivers more deserving of work than Mexican drivers?
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  -US Trade Representative Says Mexican Trucks May Return To US Purveyor  Feb-09-10 05:34 PM   #0 
  - I wonder how many more jobs will be lost to Mexico.  StreetKnowledge   Feb-09-10 05:36 PM   #1 
  - I'm more concerned about the safety of these vehicles and how well are they  Bobbieo   Feb-09-10 05:43 PM   #2 
  - I think this sucks on all accounts!  williesgirl   Feb-09-10 05:45 PM   #3 
  - well good luck getting fuel,food and repaired  madrchsod   Feb-09-10 05:58 PM   #4 
  - Can US trucks operate in Mexico? If so, fair is fair...  Flaneur   Feb-09-10 06:41 PM   #5 
  - Yes, they can  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-10 12:48 PM   #32 
  - The blatant discrimination against Mexico (compared to Canada) was hard to stomach.  robcon   Feb-09-10 06:50 PM   #6 
  - NO  unabelladonna   Feb-09-10 09:17 PM   #7 
  - We don't need these trucks in our country  4dsc   Feb-09-10 09:25 PM   #8 
  - This shows just how far Obama is out of touch with the American people.  amandabeech   Feb-09-10 09:56 PM   #9 
  - apparently you know nothing about Mexico  Kali   Feb-09-10 10:25 PM   #10 
  - Prove me wrong. n/t  amandabeech   Feb-09-10 10:28 PM   #11 
  - prove Mexico is a developed country?  Kali   Feb-09-10 11:27 PM   #14 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Feb-10-10 09:23 AM   #19 
     - Hermosillo  high density   Feb-10-10 10:41 AM   #26 
     - All criteria sound good. I'm awaiting your reply.  amandabeech   Feb-10-10 12:04 PM   #28 
        - um, yes Mexico has all of those things  Kali   Feb-10-10 12:22 PM   #29 
           - All I can say is I'm glad things have improved with Mexico at least in the north.  amandabeech   Feb-10-10 12:27 PM   #30 
  - Mexico is wracked end-to-end in a murderous drug war  brentspeak   Feb-10-10 12:49 PM   #33 
     - I've been drinking the water all over Mexico for years. No problem.  Flaneur   Feb-10-10 01:02 PM   #35 
     - I have a friend who got a parasite from Monterrey drinking-water last year  brentspeak   Feb-10-10 01:28 PM   #36 
        - That may have been the case, but...  Flaneur   Feb-10-10 01:40 PM   #37 
        - that is actually true of any where you travel  Kali   Feb-10-10 01:53 PM   #39 
     - I really wasn't trying to compare it to Canada, hell I wouldn't want to compare the US to Canada!  Kali   Feb-10-10 01:47 PM   #38 
  - You're wrong about the EU. Romania and Bulgaria had per capita incomes lower than Mexico when they  pampango   Feb-10-10 08:53 AM   #18 
     - I believe that the conditions were more strict when Portugal, Spain and Greece were admitted.  amandabeech   Feb-10-10 12:02 PM   #27 
  - Transfer at the border.  architect359   Feb-09-10 10:40 PM   #12 
  - Obama is on the path to losing my support, permanently, with this BS. (nt)  w4rma   Feb-09-10 11:12 PM   #13 
  - He was never on your side  Rapier09   Feb-10-10 12:10 AM   #15 
  - I thought this was a Democratic administration?  CanonRay   Feb-10-10 08:30 AM   #16 
  - It is. That's why it tries to live up to our agreements unless and until they are changed.  pampango   Feb-10-10 09:42 AM   #21 
  - Do the Teamsters always back Democratic candidates?  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-10 12:40 PM   #31 
  - I am really not happy about this. nt  Tim01   Feb-10-10 08:45 AM   #17 
  - Gots to keep the meth & coke rolling in...n/t  Hestia   Feb-10-10 09:31 AM   #20 
  - so those trucks get to pollute as much as they do  fascisthunter   Feb-10-10 09:51 AM   #22 
  - Why are US truck drivers more deserving of work than Mexican drivers?  Freddie Stubbs   Feb-10-10 12:51 PM   #34 
  - Fucking A  lonestarnot   Feb-10-10 10:04 AM   #23 
  - There is nothing in NAFTA forbidding Mexican trucks.  robcon   Feb-10-10 10:20 AM   #24 
     - Not only is there nothing forbidding Mexican trucks, it specifically allows them to operate here.  pampango   Feb-10-10 10:35 AM   #25 

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