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Each day's show includes a newscast keyed to the most important and current issues in trucking, national and state legislative analysis, as well as longer pieces that cover everything from truckers' lifestyle to regulatory information.

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Jun 19, 2021

LLN – (6/18/21) - Blood pressure is an important indicator of your health – good or bad. But for truckers, it’s something more. The right numbers can get you a solid two-year medical card, while the wrong numbers could be bad news. Also, the excessive heat that comes with summer doesn’t just damage and transform...


Jun 18, 2021

LLN (6/17/21) – A shortage of battery-making materials could stall the government’s changeover to electric vehicles – and might also affect commercial trucking efforts. Meanwhile, after two hearings, we have a better idea of where the highway bill is going. Also, two big actions in our nation’s capital could...


Jun 17, 2021

LLN (6/16/21) – Two years-long efforts by OOIDA have made considerable progress – ending split speed limits, and reforming police-dispatched towing fees. We’ll have an update. Also, there’s a lot to see out on the road if you just take the time to see it. We’ll take you to two spots recommended by...


Jun 16, 2021

LLN (6/15/21) – The House Transportation Committee’s highway bill contained a lot of bad news for truckers – especially with insurance. But several committee members defended truckers and all they’ve done this past year. Also, Marty Ellis is hearing about carriers trying to turn employees into contractors and...


Jun 15, 2021

LLN (6/14/21) – For years, Congress has put off an important decision – how to fund highways in the future as fuel tax revenue declines. That has pushed states to do some potentially problematic things. Also, when you go to the doctor and they take your blood, it’s for good reason. Your blood can say a lot...