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Two bright green containers on flatbed trucks (the white cab of one truck is visible), with lettering on the side that says "Evergreen" in white, sit in a shipping yard. Around them are many other flatbeds, carrying mostly blue or red containers. In the distance, on the left, you can see a sliver of the San Francisco Bay; the Bay Bridge crosses the entire frame, and beyond that is the SF skyline, including the Salesforce and Transamerica towers.
Newsom Vetoes Bill That Would Mandate Humans in Autonomous Trucks, Could Cost State a Quarter Million Jobs
Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, head of the California Labor Federation, said driverless trucks are dangerous and called Newsom’s veto shocking. She estimates that removing drivers would cost a quarter million jobs in the state.