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Parsing the Party Platforms on Transportation
Parsing the Party Platforms on Transportation

July 24, 2016
The text of both the Democratic and Republican 2016 platforms runs for about 50 pages and each devotes just about 200 words to issues directly related to...

Could House Caucus Drive Forward Self-Driving Trucks?
Could House Caucus Drive Forward Self-Driving Trucks?

April 29, 2016
Although the makeup of its initial members as well as its stated goals strongly suggest its main focus will be on benefiting the auto industry, the new...

Some Shippers Serve Up a Different Take on Green
Some Shippers Serve Up a Different Take on Green

April 8, 2016
Eleven natural food suppliers plus outdoors outfitter Patagonia are urging the proposed Phase 2 round of GHG/MPG standards be tightened and sped up.

Cosmo and the Woman Trucker
Cosmo and the Woman Trucker

February 9, 2016
Cosmopolitan is not where most would-be truckers will turn for advice on launching a career behind the wheel.

Will Highway Trust Fund Run Dry in 5 Years?
Will Highway Trust Fund Run Dry in 5 Years?

February 8, 2016
A new projections from the Congressional Budget Office about where the Highway Trust Fund will be by the end of 2021 illustrates the inherent flaw in how...

Whole Lotta Leasin' Goin' On
Whole Lotta Leasin' Goin' On

January 11, 2016
Anyone who knows trucking knows an awful lot of the trucks running around this big country are not owned by the company whose name is stenciled on the...

For Whom the Bridge Is Tolled…
For Whom the Bridge Is Tolled…

January 5, 2016
The question, agree those on both side of the truck-tolling divide, is how to pay for the extensive repairs and improvements needed to keep Rhode Island...

Washington Wrap-Up 2015
Washington Wrap-Up 2015

December 29, 2015
A lot of lobbying and politicking went on in Washington throughout 2015, but by year's end these were the five things that got done that most helped or will...

Trucking Inside Mexico
Trucking Inside Mexico

December 14, 2015
Motor carriers face some unique challenges south of the border, but their drive to succeed is no different than that of U.S. and Canadian truckers.

Death on the Highway: Ignorance Kills
Death on the Highway: Ignorance Kills

November 30, 2015
Buried in the stats of accident reporting lies the unvarnished truth: Ignorance is not bliss. Ignorance kills.