(CBS News) — The Department of Homeland Security is warning U.S. law enforcement agencies that a group of truckers is planning a protest ofvaccine mandates that could start as soon as this weekend in Los Angeles, site of .
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The bulletin warns that the convoy “could severely disrupt transportation, federal government, and law enforcement operations through gridlock and potential counterprotests.”
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The bulletin says the DHS “has received reports of truck drivers planning to potentially block roads in major metropolitan cities in the United States in protest of, among other things, vaccine mandates for truck drivers.
“The convoy will potentially begin in California as early as mid-February and arrive in Washington, DC, as late as mid-March, potentially impacting the Super Bowl LVI scheduled for 13 February and the State of the Union address scheduled for 1 March.Target Posts A Drop In Profit, Stock Plunges