Mexican truck drivers pass English proficiency test . . . in Spanish
The news of the entry of Mexican trucking companies and drivers into the US in recent months, despite concerted opposition in Congress, gets more amazing all the time. Now the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is allowing Mexican drivers in the demonstration project to prove their proficiency in English by responding to the examiner’s questions in Spanish.
You just can’t make this stuff up.
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