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On The Money: Border blockade hits US economy

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Today’s Big Deal: The Canadian trucker blockade is blocking car production, potentially driving prices even higher. We’ll also look at the challenges facing a potential stock trading ban in Congress. 

But first, Cardi B is getting tired of inflation.  

For The Hill, we’re Sylvan Lane, Aris Folley and Karl Evers-Hillstrom.  Reach us at or @SylvanLane, or @ArisFolley and or @KarlMEvers. 

Let’s get to it. 

Trucker blockades a threat to auto industry 

Blockades at major U.S.-Canada border crossings caused by truckers protesting COVID-19 vaccine mandates could worsen the existing car shortage that has driven up prices to record levels. 

The skyrocketing cost of cars and trucks — which has played a…

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