Eugene Mulero and Eric Miller

Business

Big Cuts in 2018 Budget Plan

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

An expansive grants program for freight projects and guidance for reforming regulations designed to boost commerce were included in President Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget proposal — though the trucking sector went without specific mention.

Eugene Mulero and Eric Miller | Senior Reporters
March 20, 2017
Government, Business

Democrats Oppose Meal-Break Provision in FAA Bill

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats are calling on colleagues to oppose an aviation reform bill that includes a provision affecting rest breaks for truckers when the measure reaches the House floor.

Eugene Mulero and Eric Miller | Senior Reporters
February 25, 2016
Government, Business

Lawmakers to Look at Legislation to Fix Hours-of-Service Rule ‘Glitch’

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill will look at legislation that would provide a short-term authorization of the Federal Aviation Administration to attach technical language pertaining to an hours-of-service rule for truckers in a fiscal 2016 funding law.

Eugene Mulero and Eric Miller | Senior Reporters
February 17, 2016
Business, Government

House Preps Highway Bill After 35th Funding Patch

A multiyear highway bill that would jump-start the process for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to reform its program that scores motor carriers on safety performance is likely to reach the House floor as early as this week.

Eugene Mulero and Eric Miller | Senior Reporters
November 1, 2015