WASHINGTON — Construction spending tumbled in July to the lowest level in a decade, as the housing market struggles in the weak economy and without a popular home-buying tax credit.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Getting financing in today’s economic climate can seem daunting for drivers who want to be their own boss. That’s why Schneider National has introduced a financing program to reduce the barriers for drivers looking to become owner-operators for the first time, the company says.
NEW YORK — Americans’ confidence in the economy improved slightly in August, but the mood is still gloomy amid job worries, according to a monthly survey.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — There were 354,400 used commercial vehicles (GVW Class 3-8) registered in the U.S. during the first two quarters of 2010, according to the latest analysis by Polk.