On the heels of approving a truck tax, Connecticut lawmakers may soon renew pursuit of a regional climate plan for transportation.
Connecticut will tax truckers for every single mile they run there. And the governor made some astoundingly anti-truck statements.
Featured: Coronavirus, News
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.
Features, Truck Shows
ATHS hosted its annual convention and truck show during the first weekend of June at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds in Harrisonburg, Va.
Crime & Courts, News, OOIDA, State
California’s Assembly Bill 5 will cause “immediate and irreparable harm” to thousands of truckers, OOIDA says.
One bill nearing passage at the Pennsylvania statehouse is intended to encourage removal of snow and ice from atop vehicles.
Fuel prices, News
A weekly report released June 7 by the Energy Information Administration indicated prices on average are higher across the country.
News, Safety & Security
FMCSA is extending a temporary hours-of-service exemption for fuel haulers in 10 states still affected by the Colonial Pipeline cyberattack.
Federal, News, OOIDA
OOIDA submitted comments on the U.S. DOT’s regulatory review, calling for required behind-the-wheel training and a repeal of the ELD mandate.
Two transportation groups are asking a federal court to reverse the FCC’s reallocation of the 5.9 GHz spectrum once reserved exclusively for transport.
Preliminary numbers from NHTSA reveal traffic fatalities increased during the pandemic for nearly every category … except crashes with large trucks.
The trucking industry lost 1,500 jobs in May. However, an analysis by Convoy suggests the trucking employment situation is poised for improvement.
The Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge will be closed overnight to all traffic starting June 6. Closures are expected until October.