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Senate Confirms Martinez as FMCSA Administrator
Senate Confirms Martinez as FMCSA Administrator

February 14, 2018
Raymond Martinez’s appointment as Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration was confirmed by a Senate voice vote late on Feb. 13.

2018: Year of the Roads?
2018: Year of the Roads?

December 22, 2017
If 2017 was for trucking the year of the fearsome electronic log rule, then 2018 may well end up being the year of the awesome infrastructure bill...

Senate Committee Gives Martinez Thumbs Up to Head FMCSA
Senate Committee Gives Martinez Thumbs Up to Head FMCSA

November 8, 2017
The Senate Commerce Committee has advanced the nomination of Raymond Martinez as Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to the...

ATA Executing Full-Court Press to Pass GOP Tax Plan
ATA Executing Full-Court Press to Pass GOP Tax Plan

November 7, 2017
The American Trucking Associations appears committed to leaving no stone unturned in its quest to see the tax-reform plan introduced on Capitol Hill on Nov....

Senate Committee Advances Self-Driving Bill
Senate Committee Advances Self-Driving Bill

October 4, 2017
The legislation, intended to eliminate barriers to the safe testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles, still faces a vote by the full Senate.

Capitol Hill Dems Float Bill to Force Sleep-Apnea Rule
Capitol Hill Dems Float Bill to Force Sleep-Apnea Rule

September 29, 2017
Six weeks after the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and the Federal Railroad Administration pulled their advance notice of proposed rulemaking...

Senate Panel Hears Pros and Cons of Autonomous Trucks
Senate Panel Hears Pros and Cons of Autonomous Trucks

September 13, 2017
While the House has already passed a bill that could help bring self-driving cars to market faster, a Senate panel is taking a more deliberative approach by...

Self-Driving Trucks Need to Gain Traction on Capitol Hill
Self-Driving Trucks Need to Gain Traction on Capitol Hill

September 7, 2017
Despite the argument that some sort of self-driving truck will become an everyday reality before any self-driving car does, legislation that would ease the...

OOIDA: Human Trafficking Bill Unfairly Singles Out Truckers
OOIDA: Human Trafficking Bill Unfairly Singles Out Truckers

July 14, 2017
The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has come out against the recently proposed No Human Trafficking on Our Roads Act, because it believes the...

Senators Ask GAO to Examine Impact of Autonomous Technology on Trucking
Senators Ask GAO to Examine Impact of Autonomous Technology on Trucking

May 1, 2017
If you’re concerned about the potential impact autonomous vehicle technology will have on truck drivers in the future, you’re not alone. Two U.S. senators...

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