Truckers honk over shipping rates, not 'in favor of' Trump
May 15, 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the sound of truck horns just south of the White House is a "sign of love" for him from truckers. But the truckers are actually honking their opposition to low shipping rates.
"They're protesting in favor of President Trump," the president claimed in the Rose Garden on Friday during an announcement about vaccine development. The blaring of truck horns wafted across the Ellipse and into the sun-splashed garden during that event and a ceremony Trump held in the afternoon to recognize good deeds during the coronavirus pandemic.
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