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Sen. Fischer Floats Quick-Fix Highway Funding Proposal
Sen. Fischer Floats Quick-Fix Highway Funding Proposal

February 2, 2017
The first highway bill has emerged in the 115th Congress— a two-pronged measure introduced on Feb. 1 by Nebraska's Sen. Deb Fischer.

Chao Confirmed as Transportation Chief
Chao Confirmed as Transportation Chief

January 31, 2017
As expected, Elaine Chao was easily confirmed in largely bipartisan fashion on Jan. 31 as Secretary of Transportation by the U.S. Senate.

FMCSA Suspends Rollout of Online DOT Registration System
FMCSA Suspends Rollout of Online DOT Registration System

January 17, 2017
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has suspended the rollout of its new online Unified Registration System until technical issues are resolved.

OOIDA Denied Rehearing on ELD Mandate Lawsuit
OOIDA Denied Rehearing on ELD Mandate Lawsuit

January 13, 2017
The Owner Operator Independent Drivers Association has been denied a rehearing of a court decision in its lawsuit against the federal electronic logging...

FMCSA Again Delays Rollout of Online DOT Registration System
FMCSA Again Delays Rollout of Online DOT Registration System

December 15, 2016
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has again delayed implementation of the final stage of its Unified Registration System for new motor carriers.

Congress Completes Hours-of-Service Fix
Congress Completes Hours-of-Service Fix

December 12, 2016
Special legislation that contains language to fix the legislative glitch that threatened use of a 34-hour restart as part of the hours-of-service rule for...

ATA Taps 10 Carrier Execs for Highway-Funding Task Force
ATA Taps 10 Carrier Execs for Highway-Funding Task Force

December 12, 2016
The American Trucking Associations has formed a panel consisting of 10 top executives of major motor carriers and the president of a state motor carrier...

Report: Fund Freight Infrastructure Beyond Highway Trust Fund
Report: Fund Freight Infrastructure Beyond Highway Trust Fund

December 6, 2016
A new research report strongly advocates for greater funding of transportation infrastructure investments what is now covered by Highway Trust Fund...

Shuster Returning as House Transportation Chairman
Shuster Returning as House Transportation Chairman

December 6, 2016
Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA) has been selected by the House Republican Conference to again serve as Chairman of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

Court Enjoins Overtime Rule Change, ATA Applauds Action
Court Enjoins Overtime Rule Change, ATA Applauds Action

November 23, 2016
A federal judge has halted changes to federal overtime rules that would have taken effect on Dec. 1. Judge Amos Mazzant of the U.S. Court for the Eastern...