Mark Reddig

Land Line Now Host

Mark H. Reddig first came to OOIDA in November of 2002 as a writer and editor at the association’s publication, Land Line Magazine. A winner of several national awards for his work at the magazine, Reddig is a veteran journalist and member of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Kansas City Press Club. He previously served as an editor for several local newspapers in Kansas and Missouri and was editor of a Web site that covered the telecommunications industry. He grew up with connections to the trucking industry: As a teenager, he worked part-time for his father, who operated truck tire centers for Firestone Tire and Rubber Co.; members of his extended family worked for White Truck.

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Mark Reddig

What kind of stimulus is next?

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.


Advice for hauling in restricted areas

FMCSA has some advice if you’re hauling freight into cities or states where officials have restricted travel – plus some information on small business aid.


Rates up, but for how long?

Freight and rates are up, but a drop in rates could be coming soon. Also, we’ll explain how the second COVID-19 stimulus bill could affect your business.