Lawmakers have been thanking truck drivers for their efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. OOIDA wants the respect to continue after the crisis.
Federal officials seem to agree another COVID-19 stimulus is needed; But what kind of bill, and what kind of stimulus? Also, advice for truckers.
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Land Line Media provides a timeline of the events related to the coronavirus dating back to Dec. 31, when the first reports came out of China.
Laredo, Texas is one of the first in the country to mandate that everyone – including truckers – cover their nose and mouth when in public.
Next, OOIDA’s tour trailer stops in New Paris, Ohio, where skipper Jon Osburn wants to hear from drivers and share updates from OOIDA HQ with them.
Here are two communities expressing thanks to truck drivers and welcoming them to their community. It is some more good news to bask in for drivers.
Products & Services
Rising truckload rates seem to be cresting, DAT Solutions reports. Are they on the edge of a precipice or mildly adjusting? The Magic 8-Ball is unclear.
Concern about voters safely being able to fill out ballots for upcoming elections has spurred states all over the map to simplify absentee voting rules.
Crime & Courts
Predatory towing is not just a trucking problem. A towing lawsuit against the city of Chicago filed by passenger drivers will proceed on seven of 10 counts.
You won’t need curb service at the Chisholm, Minn., McDonald’s location, but you can get it using the app at other McDonald’s locations.
Rep. Peter DeFazio, who referred to truck drivers as heroes, pushed for an investment in the nation’s infrastructure as the next phase of COVID-19 relief.
The USMCA agreement was supposed to be implemented June 1. Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, though, 19 senators are pushing to delay the trade pact.
The ‘no truck show’ membership special that OOIDA offered when the Mid-America Trucking Show was canceled in mid-March has been extended through the end of April.