Sep 18, 2018
We’ll tell you the interesting history of the truck stop along Interstate 75 in Wapakoneta, Ohio. Also today: the reason behind recent increases in insurance costs; and a trucking provision once again holds up an aviation bill.
0:00 – 10:11 – Newscast
10:11 – 24:42 – Truck stop history in Wapakoneta, Ohio
Sep 17, 2018
OOIDA was on Capitol Hill to testify before a congressional committee on the need for glider kits. We have a follow up to the hearing. Jon Osburn is at OOIDA headquarters, but he’s recently spent some time at truck shows. He’ll share what he’s been up to. House and Senate panels have begun negotiations on a number...
Sep 14, 2018
Jay Grimes talks about the waivers issued ahead of Hurricane Florence. New Jersey fuel tax rates go up Oct. 1. And voters in Colorado will decide on two measures to fund transportation work. Keith Goble has the details. And Doug Morris shares what steps come after the hurricane passes.
00:00 - 10:12 - Newscast
Sep 13, 2018
When it comes to replacing your truck tires, do you go new or retread? We’ll hear pros and cons of both from the folks at Michelin. Peggy Dorf of DAT explains how Hurricane Florence could soon affect freight. Congress has started preliminary work on a transportation appropriations bill that must be passed by the...
Sep 12, 2018
An OOIDA life member played a huge part in honoring a group of Americans who gave everything for their country. We’ll hear his story. Also, California moves closer to new CDL training requirements. We’ll have those details. And OOIDA staff are set to testify before a congressional committee later this week....