December 7, 2017 12:15 PM, EST
Tell Us: What Was the Top Trucking Issue of 2017?

How was your year?

We want to know. As part of our upcoming Year in Review package, we have one question:

What was the most important trucking issue of 2017, and how did it impact you?

Please shoot us an e-mail at with your answer, 50 words or less. Include your name, hometown, the company you work for and your title there. (Those things don’t count against your 50 words.) Bonus points if you attach a photo of yourself. 

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Alternatively, you can go to our Facebook page ( and leave an answer there. The post will be pinned to the top of the page.

Best replies will be published on this page.

Was it an election?  Was it ELDs impacting driver productivity?  It was the economy driving the volatile rates on the spot market.  Demand erased a lukewarm pricing environment, and injected money into trucking. 

Criss Wilson, VP of Barton Logistics, Bandera, Texas