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A coalition led by OOIDA is asking lawmakers concerned about the effects of insurance increases on commuter rail to oppose similar mandates for motor carriers.
As the economy pulls slowly out of the pandemic, enforcement is cranking up – and truckers are seeing some ridiculous citations on tickets.
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ATRI’s Research Advisory Committee, which the OOIDA Foundation is a member of, wants feedback from motor carriers on rising insurance costs.
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Land Line Media provides a timeline of the events related to the coronavirus dating back to Dec. 31, 2019, when the first reports came out of China.
OOIDA’s tour trailer next stops in Foristell, Mo., in the St. Louis area. Marty Ellis, skipper of The Spirit, stays there through Saturday.
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In a letter to U.S. DOT Secretary Pete Buttigieg, OOIDA President Todd Spencer is asking to include truck parking in the American Jobs Plan.
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The Women in Trucking Association has announced three finalists for the 2021 Driver of the Year award, which recognizes outstanding female professional drivers.
A supplemental notice to a 2015 medical examiner final rule would punt the deadline for compliance with some parts of the rule to 2025
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FEMA is sending mobile COVID-19 vaccination units to “hard-to-reach” and “high-risk” populations.
State legislators in seven statehouses are taking action intended to eliminate policing for profit via law enforcement ticket quotas.
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Green Angel CBD has filed a lawsuit against FedEx and the City of New York for confiscating a legal shipment of hemp.
The Energy Information Administration report released on April 19 marked the fourth consecutive week of a drop in the average diesel price.
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TravelCenters of America has selected Dan Porter of Werner Enterprises and Don Talley of Carter Express as the 2021 Citizen Drivers.
A Pennsylvania bill would have certain municipalities that utilize state police protection in lieu of local police help cover costs.