All posts tagged "Trucking Matters"

  • LCaffee-Tmatters
    Owner-operators become a driving force for change in the trucking industry

    Want to make changes in the industry? Meet Trucking Solutions Group (TSG).

    • Posted January 16, 2014
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  • Speak-up
    Drivers can make an impact on the industry

    Joe Rajkovacz spent 29 years as a driver and has been advocating for truckers for 35 years. Road King talked with him about how drivers can make their voices heard on trucking issues.

    • Posted January 2, 2013
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    Sen. David Vitter talks about the new highway bill

    Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) is one of the country’s most influential lawmakers working on transportation legislation today. He currently sits on the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and serves on the Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee...

    • Posted November 1, 2012
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    ATA’s Elisabeth Barna talks about National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    ATA’s Elisabeth Barna talks about National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    • Posted September 6, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    The TCA’s Highway Angels program recognizes truckers who help others

    Motorists and truckers in trouble on the road often find the first to offer them a helping hand is a truck driver. Since 1996 the Truckload Carriers Association’s Highway Angels program has been honoring drivers for their...

    • Posted July 6, 2012
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  • Rep.-Tom-Petri
    Working toward a long-term financing plan for our roads

    Working toward a long-term financing plan for our roads

    • Posted May 2, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Yes She Can

    Women in Trucking is a national association that works to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry. Road King sat down with Women in Trucking President and Chief Executive Officer Ellen Voie to learn more...

    • Posted March 5, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Rest Assured

    Road King talked with Richard Schweitzer, legal counsel for the National Private Truck Council (NPTC), to learn more about the association’s work on sleep apnea.

    • Posted January 5, 2012
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Easier Streets

    As a member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, Rep. Rick Crawford (R-Ark.) is at the forefront of the nation’s transportation system.

    • Posted November 9, 2011
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  • RoadKing Mag
    In Transit

    As the top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Rep. Nick Rahall (D-W.Va.) is among the influential lawmakers overseeing the development of national surface transportation policy. Rahall sat down with Road King to discuss the...

    • Posted September 2, 2011
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