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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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Aug 15, 2020

LLN (8/14/20) – Kamala Harris now stands to be the future standard bearer of the Democratic Party, which begs the question: where does she stand on the issues that matter to truckers? Online truck shows have become the norm – but there’s nothing normal about the ambitious plans being hashed out for next month’s...


Aug 14, 2020

LLN (8/13/20) – A proposed payroll tax cut to combat the economic downturn has left business confused – and may leave the self-employed, including many truckers – out. Also, OOIDA and the Teamsters want the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement’s trucking provisions effective as soon as possible. We’ll discuss...


Aug 13, 2020

LLN (8/12/20) – We’ll talk with the people who knew and loved legendary radio host Bill Mack, who died late last month, and discover why the “Midnight Cowboy” never met someone who wasn’t a friend. Also, spot rates get unexpected bumps as COVID-19 continues to disrupt contracted freight. Truckers have long...


Aug 12, 2020

LLN (8/11/20) - Truckers think the bulk of new safety technology isn’t so great for safety. Meanwhile, another study says more experienced truckers with treated medical conditions are among the safest on the road. Also, local governments, like government at all other levels, are struggling to fund basic transportation...


Aug 11, 2020

LLN (8/10/20) – Truckers who have been victims of a broker rip-off have few options – and those may depend on the broker-carrier agreement. We’ll discuss a real-world case. Also, things look bleak on the economic front. But at least one financial expert remains bullish on a rebound. And he says the...