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

August 20, 2014

Carrier to pay $262k to drivers fired for participating in FMCSA investigation - Overdrive Magazine

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August 20, 2014

Entry-level driver training rule faces hurdles - Fleet Owner

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August 20, 2014

Plouffe's campaign Steer to victory - Politico

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August 19, 2014

Canadian watchdog: Oil trains need more oversight - Politico

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August 19, 2014

David Plouffe joins Uber as campaign manager - Politico

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August 19, 2014

FMCSA Proposes to Negotiate Driver Training Rule - Truckinginfo

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August 18, 2014

FMCSA may negotiate a rule on driver training - Fleet Owner

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August 18, 2014

Don't hold your breath for 'Uber for planes' Anti-tolls hit back on Reason ... - Politico

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August 15, 2014

Foxx wraps up Alaska trip today Ferro out at FMCSA, with no regrets Mixed ... - Politico

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August 14, 2014

New Highway Bill Offers Pension-Funding Relief - CFO Magazine

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August 14, 2014

FMCSA Employee Sentenced to Prison over Phony Tax Returns - Truckinginfo

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August 14, 2014

Ferro: FMCSA Succession Plan to Occur Soon - Transport Topics Online

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August 13, 2014

OSHA urges greater FMCSA flexibility over coercion - Fleet Owner

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August 12, 2014

Highway Bill Starts 10-Month Countdown - Truckinginfo

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August 12, 2014

OMB moves Libyan flight school rule Florida redistricting has T&I angle Whats ... - Politico

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August 11, 2014

Scoop: Martinko leaving T&I for Pittsburg Obama signs highway stopgap what ... - Politico

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August 10, 2014

Patched highway bill not enough, lawmakers say - Westport News

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August 09, 2014

Obama signs $10.8B highway bill - The Hill (blog)

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August 07, 2014

Hagan Introduces Highway Bill for Eastern North Carolina - Jacksonville Daily News

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August 07, 2014

Dissecting the highway patch MH17 crash site problems -- RNC targets youth ... - Politico

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August 06, 2014

DOT: Rail insurance inadequate for oil train accidents - Politico

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August 05, 2014

Former DOT chief: $10.9B highway bill 'totally inadequate' - The Hill

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August 01, 2014

Jobs Grow, But Highway Bill Shows Austerity Still Hurts - Huffington Post

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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

House Democrats Weigh Voting Down Highway Bill - Roll Call (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 25, 2014

FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro resigns - Land Line Magazine

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July 24, 2014

Senate Dems to take up House's highway bill - The Hill

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July 23, 2014

DOT proposes stricter oil train safety rules - Politico

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