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Economy / Trucking Industry #395058

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 08, 2000
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Labor Department report on unemployment noted.

(Los Angeles: Jerry Bowen) The demand for long-haul truckers featured; details given of the wooing of truckers via perquisites. [At Las Vegas, NV, truck show, trucker Bobby LAROUCHE - talks about being recruited.] [California Trucking Association Joel ANDERSON - says a generation of truckers are retiring.] [Independent Truckers Association Gary JONES - cites the tough job.] [Prime Trucking Robert LOWE - details his company's benefits for truckers and their families.] [Hawk Transport Barry EASTLACK - notes the difficulties in getting drivers.]

Reporter(s):
Assuras, Thalia;
Bowen, Jerry
Duration:
00:02:40

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