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U.S. ban sought on cell phone use while driving

• Reuters

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood called on Thursday for a federal law to ban talking on a cell phone or texting while driving any type of vehicle on any road in the country.

Tough federal legislation is the only way to deal with what he called a "national epidemic," he said at a distracted-driving summit in San Antonio, Texas, that drew doctors, advocates and government officials.


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Comment by Ken Valentine
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 Like almost everything the federal government does, this too is none of the government's business.