Barack Obama

Ride spokesperson says main goal: Impeach Obama

| October 09, 2013

Trucking grievances taking second stage in the Ride for the Constitution's effort, according to organizers, who have distanced themselves from a driver involved in planning. Find other updates here.

Trucking with environmentalists

| June 28, 2013

What the President's new Climate Action Plan has to say about heavy-duty trucks yields odd alignment of environmental / trucking perspective in discussion.

More hours flexibility would improve safety

| February 14, 2013

Drivers, responding to an FMCSA study that some interpreted as backing up what they have been saying for years, showed unity around the call for more berth-use flexibility to improve safety,

Readers: Bring influence peddlers out of the shadows

| December 21, 2012

A sizable majority of Overdrive readers favor reforms to campaign-finance rules that would bring 501(c)(4) political spenders into the light.

Hot button: Take the plunge to deal with U.S. debt?

| November 09, 2012

A majority of Overdrive readers favor a moderate course in dealing with the "fiscal cliff' coming at yearend if Congress does not act.

Obama, Romney show no substance on fuel prices

| October 20, 2012

Take two of the Obama-Romney 2012 debate season offered no substance on the role of government in fuel prices, despite current efforts to rein in speculation: ultimately, there's a reason for that.

Expediter pays witness to slim Obama victory

| September 20, 2012

Checking in with Landstar-leased expediter Phil Madsen and his "Learning something new every day" blog.

Hot Button: Truckers’ choice for President

| September 12, 2012

Sixty-six percent of Overdrive readers participating in our 2012 presidential election poll favored Mitt Romney as their candidate of choice.

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