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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, when the first reports came out of China.

OOIDA, Opinion

FBI bulletin exposes another crack in ELD mandate

A recent bulletin from the FBI regarding cybersecurity serves as the latest argument against FMCSA’s electronic logging device mandate.

News, State

California bill to block toll road sidelined

A California bill to block a possible toll road extension through the city of San Clemente is a casualty of disrupted work schedule at state capital.

Coronavirus, Opinion

It’s none of your business what I’m doing behind my mask, Larry

I don’t have to tell you why I wear a mask, but I will. It has nothing to do with politics. They are effective, and there are bonuses to wearing one.

OOIDA

OOIDA’s second episode of ‘Live From Exit 24’ set for July 29

The second episode of OOIDA’s “Live From Exit 24” internet talk show is scheduled for 11 a.m. Central time on Wednesday, July 29.

Fuel prices

Fed report shows U.S. diesel dropping; ProMiles disagrees

The average U.S. diesel price again dropped from last week, according to a federal report. Another fuel price index reports an increase, however.

News, State

Massachusetts law authorizes borrowing for local road, bridge work

A new law in Massachusetts allows the state to once again borrow $200 million for improvements to local roads and bridges.

Business, Coronavirus, News, Products & Services

Pilot will require customers to wear masks starting Tuesday

Starting July 28, Pilot and Flying J travel centers nationwide will require customers to wear a mask or face covering, Pilot Co. has announced.

Federal, News, OOIDA

OOIDA-led coalition aims to prevent any minimum insurance hikes in Senate

A coalition of 62 organizations, including OOIDA, is asking leaders of a Senate Committee to not increase motor carriers’ minimum insurance requirement.

Coronavirus, News

Canada offers reporting app for travelers entering the country

Truck drivers and all travelers entering Canada are required to supply contact and destination information. Now there’s an app for that. It is called ArriveCAN.

OOIDA

OOIDA’s tour trailer heads to Bloomington, Ill.

Bloomington, Ill., is the next scheduled stop for OOIDA’s tour trailer, the Spirit of the American Trucker. Skipper Jon Osburn wants to hear from you.