ARLINGTON, Va.— The American Trucking Associations today announced that it is seeking nominations for professional truck drivers to serve on the 2011-2012 America’s Road Team.
WASHINGTON — One year after Congress ripped the wheels off the cross border demonstration project citing primarily safety concerns, the United States and Mexico may or may not be close to coming up with a replacement program. It all depends on what your definition of “very near” is.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood applauded Wyoming for becoming the 20th state to enact a statewide ban prohibiting drivers from texting while behind-the-wheel. The new ban will allow law enforcement officials to ticket anyone caught texting while driving in Wyoming.
A Senate vote is possible as early as next Wednesday on final passage of a nine-month extension of federal highway and transit authorization, according to the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO).
WASHINGTON — U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk, Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood and Secretary of Commerce Secretary Gary Locke met Thursday to discuss how the U.S. will address its ongoing dispute with Mexico over access to the U.S. market for Mexican trucks.
WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's wife remained hospitalized Friday with serious injuries suffered when a tractor-trailer rear-ended the minivan she and their daughter were riding in on a suburban Virginia interstate, officials said.