Long lines for truckers

Local News

RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas – The Trump administration has reassigned so many inspectors from the U.S.-Mexico border crossings to deal with a surge of Central American families that truckers are waiting in line for days in some cases. Just to get their shipments to the United States. 

Most of the truck drivers have been sleeping in their vehicles while waiting in line. 

Business leaders are starting to worry about the economy as they struggle to get products to American grocery stores and manufacturers. 

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