The latest on NAFTA negotiations

September 1, 2018


LLN (8/31/18) – We’ll have the latest installment of Roses and Razzberries. Jon Osburn tells us what drivers have to say about possible HOS changes. Negotiations are continuing to try to come up with a replacement for NAFTA. We’ll hear the latest from OOIDA’s Mike Matousek.

00:00 -10:09 – Newscast

10:09- 24:48 – Roses and Razzberries

24:48 – 40:11 – What drivers are saying about possible HOS changes

40:11-  50:19 – The latest on NAFTA negotiations

Segment 1

OOIDA has created a video to help you comment on the FMCSA’s Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding potential changes to the Hours of Service regulations. You can view the video here.

Segment 2

From a group of truckers gathering to do a good deed, to a federal agency that’s dragging its heels on solving the truck parking issue, Terry Scruton and Mary McKenna will tell you who’s been good and who’s been bad in the news. If you want to offer up your own Rose or Razzberry for our consideration, you can submit those here or visit us on Facebook.

Segment 3

Jon Osburn and the OOIDA tour truck have been spending a lot of time in the upper Midwest lately and apart from the humidity, Jon’s been hearing a lot from drivers who are excited about the possible changes to the hours of service. Mary McKenna talks with the man who drives the Spirit of the American Trucker. See Jon’s full schedule, “The Spirit” Schedule.

Segment 4

Negotiations are continuing to try to come up with replacement for NAFTA. Terry Scruton gets the latest on what’s happening from OOIDA’s Manager of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.