Ohio Public Radio
12:55 am
Thu January 17, 2008

English-only trucker license tests proposed

Columbus, OH – One Ohio legislator says the state's highways may not be as safe as they used to be, because a growing number of truckers cannot read highway signs written in English. He's proposing a new law that would require written drivers license exams for truckers be given only IN English, without the help of interpreters. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.