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Government, Equipment

White House Nonresponsive to EPA Inspector General Requests on Glider Truck Audit

Glider truck They have long been the target of criticism by environmental groups, truck manufacturers and segments of the trucking industry since the kits’ older engines do not meet federal emissions standards. (Elkhorn Valley Trucks)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Inspector General has complained that a delay by the White House in responding to information requests is undermining an audit of the Trump administration’s attempt to repeal an Obama-era rule limiting production of heavy-polluting glider trucks.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
May 9, 2019
Government, Business, Safety

Trucking Visits Trump at White House

Trucking industry leaders and America's Road Team Captains visit President Trump at the White House on March 23, 2017.

March 23, 2017

White House Announces 54.5 MPG Standards for Cars, Light-Duty Trucks by 2025

The White House announced new standards today, to increase fuel efficiency to 54.5 miles per gallon for cars and light-duty trucks by 2025.

August 28, 2012