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A coronavirus timeline: How we got here

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.

News, OOIDA, Products & Services

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week gets started

As part of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, several companies are offering discounts and contests to thank truck drivers.

Crime & Courts, News

Trucking company owner pleads guilty in PPP loan fraud, tanker explosion cases

A California trucking company owner entered a plea agreement in two unrelated cases: a PPP loan fraud case and a fatal tanker explosion case.

Crime & Courts, News

Tri-Modal must face California sexual harassment lawsuit

After the California Supreme Court reversed a lower court’s decision, a former Tri-Modal employee alleging sexual harassment will have her day in court.

OOIDA

OOIDA tour trailer stops in Vermillion, S.D.

Marty Ellis and the OOIDA tour trailer next stop at the S.D. TA Express dedicated to Jerry Seaman, OOIDA life member and 2020 Citizen Driver.

Federal, News, OOIDA

No truck parking funding in T&I bill; OOIDA pushes for amendment

OOIDA is pushing to get a truck parking funding amendment added to the House T&I budget reconciliation bill.

News, State

Texas approves funding for controversial I-45 project in Houston

The North Houston Highway Improvement Project received state funding approval, but opponents still have a shot at defunding the project.

News, State

California nears extension of vehicle miles traveled pilot program

A bill approved by the California Legislature would extend a road user charge pilot program based on vehicle miles traveled.

Coronavirus, Federal, News

Vaccine mandate for truckers? It’s still not clear

President Joe Biden on Thursday, Sept. 9, announced sweeping COVID-19 vaccination mandates. However, it’s unclear how truck drivers will be affected.

Fuel prices, News

EIA updates crude oil forecast after Hurricane Ida

EIA expects crude oil prices to remain steady despite lost production and damage from Hurricane Ida, according to short-term energy outlook.

Crime & Courts, News, Tolls

OOIDA asks U.S. Supreme Court to hear Indiana Toll Road lawsuit

Seeking more clarity about the constitutionality of the Indiana Toll Road, OOIDA has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to make the final decision.