Editorial, Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

Editorial: Section 611 Makes Good Sense

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is debating aviation policy in the form of the Aviation Innovation, Reform and Reauthorization Act, or AIRR Act, and a sliver of the 273-page bill concerns trucking.

February 15, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: ‘Pro-Business’ Rhode Island

Last May, speaking at a welcome dinner as part of a global ocean race, Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo urged those in attendance to take away two important points from the event.

February 8, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: The Blizzard of 2016

It has been anything but business as usual along the Eastern Seaboard the past few weeks.

February 1, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Is the Oil Plunge Too Good?

It’s time to wonder if crude oil, diesel fuel and gasoline are actually getting too cheap? A surprising notion, but for many people it’s already the case.

January 25, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Improved Highway Safety

Safety within the trucking industry continues to improve.

January 18, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Next-Generation Trucks Are Here

No sooner than we ripped the plastic off our 2016 calendars came yet more news about the connection between the federal government and trucking.

January 11, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Yes, to the 25% Testing Rate

So often, what appears at first glance to be mind-numbing statistical minutiae is actually a matter of genuine importance with significant real-world consequences.

January 4, 2016
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Racing to the Finish

The year is not coasting to a quiet conclusion.

December 21, 2015
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Government Erupts

With the end of 2015 coming up fast, the dam broke on the reservoir of governmental inactivity and the executive and legislative branches produced a torrent of trucking news.

December 14, 2015
Editorial, Business

Editorial: Carriers Enjoy the Gift of Delivery

Like life-giving rain on parched land, the December gift and package season brings joy and happiness to the recipients of holiday-themed freight and necessary sustenance to the people and carriers who deliver it.

December 7, 2015