National Policy Agenda

2014 NASSTRAC
National Policy Agenda


2014 National Policy Agenda

 

Please click on the link above to learn more about NASSTRAC's policy priorities for 2014. 

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Perspectives

NASSTRAC Applauds Supreme Court Ruling on Challenge to L.A. Port Drayage Rules

By Brian Everett, NASSTRAC Executive Director (June 17, 2013)

 


 

The Truck Weight Debate Returns To Capitol Hill

By Mike Regan, NASSTRAC Advocacy Chairman (May 29, 2013)


Latest News

July 31, 2014

Congress passes highway bill hours before deadline - Washington Examiner

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July 31, 2014

Congress sputters on deadline day - Politico

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July 31, 2014

Highway-Funding Bill Clears Congress - Wall Street Journal

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July 31, 2014

Senate clears highways, transit patch, punting the issue until May - Politico

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July 31, 2014

Congress oks VA, highway bills, not border measure - U.S. News & World Report

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July 31, 2014

House Sends Highway Bill Back to Senate - Roll Call (blog)

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July 31, 2014

Pelosi: GOP highway bill plan 'dishonors' House rules - The Hill

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July 31, 2014

House, Senate Scramble to End Impasse Over Highway Bill - Wall Street Journal

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July 30, 2014

Mark Begich blasts Harry Reid on amendments - Politico

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July 30, 2014

Senate Passes $8.1 Billion Measure to Replenish Highway, Bridge Repair Fund - Wall Street Journal

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July 30, 2014

Senate sends highway bill back to House - The Hill (blog)

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July 30, 2014

Ferro's FMCSA focused on greater enforcement powers - Fleet Owner

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July 29, 2014

Senate steps closer to 'highway cliff' - Politico

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July 29, 2014

Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to House - USA TODAY

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July 29, 2014

OOIDA: Safety should involve training new truckers, reforming FMCSA - Land Line Magazine

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July 29, 2014

Wyden: Still time for highway bill - The Hill

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July 29, 2014

I Tried to Live on Minimum Wage for a Week - Politico

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July 29, 2014

OSHA, FMCSA agree to share information regarding retaliation, coercion ... - Safety.BLR.com

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July 28, 2014

FMCSA expands waiver program for military drivers - Fleet Owner

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July 28, 2014

Highway Trust Fund vote this week Silver Line opens Ferro resigns from FMCSA ... - Politico

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July 28, 2014

Anne Ferro out as FMCSA administrator - Better Roads Magazine

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July 27, 2014

Top trucking safety administrator resigns - The Hill

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July 25, 2014

Ferro to leave FMCSA, but driver rules roll on - JOC.com

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July 23, 2014

DOT proposes stricter oil train safety rules - Politico

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July 21, 2014

FMCSA offers suggestions to motor carriers for avoiding fraud schemes - Land Line Magazine

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July 18, 2014

BigRoad, NASTC Applaud FMCSA's Revised Guidance for Smartphone RODS - Truckinginfo

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July 18, 2014

Anthony Foxx: Its safe to fly to Europe - Politico

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July 16, 2014

More bad news for jobless benefits - Politico

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July 15, 2014

FMCSA speeds work on raising carrier insurance minimums, slows on Safety ... - Overdrive Magazine

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July 14, 2014

White House plans highway fund overdrive - Politico

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