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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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Feb 15, 2019

LLN (2/14/19) – Several lawsuits are challenging FMCSA’s decision to pre-empt California’s meal and rest break requirements. Also: What the top 10 bottlenecks nationwide are. An online class prepares food haulers for new rules. States discuss vehicles hanging out in the left-lane. CVSA has issued guidance about...


Feb 14, 2019

LLN (2/13/19) – Freight rates are still in decline, but volumes firm up in February. Also: Truckers on their own authority or in some small fleets get drug tested by a consortium, not a carrier. Diesel prices will remain stable through 2019, but changes are likely in 2020. And the Senate Commerce Committee discusses...


Feb 13, 2019

LLN (2/12/19) – Missouri is making another attempt to address the growing problem of non-consensual towing. Also: We’ll have an update on a case of a trucker and a load of industrial hemp. Speed differentials in several states are under review, and changes may be on the way. And a member of Congress says that an...


Feb 12, 2019

LLN (2/11/19) – U.S. Rep. Mike Bost discusses handling issues from hours of service and infrastructure to truck parking and detention time from a trucker’s perspective. Also: How do you protect yourself when you are leasing, renting or borrowing equipment from a friend? And the options Congress and the states have...


Feb 11, 2019

LLN (2/8/19) – Educating lawmakers about the dangers of split speed limits is a constant battle. Also: Truckers are upset about the re-emergence of the speed limiter issue. The preliminary findings of a new report by two Universities says ELDs don’t make roads safer. And The House Highway Subcommittee is ready to...