U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood

DOT gives states $20M for natural disaster repair

| May 07, 2012

The DOT is giving Alabama, Oregon and South Carolina money to help cover costs of repairing roads and bridges damaged by disasters.

Ruling bans handheld phones for truckers Jan. 3

Jill Dunn | December 02, 2011

A ruling was issued Wednesday banning commercial truckers from using handheld phones while driving.

ATA rebuts LaHood on hours proposal research

| October 25, 2011

Transportation secretary said "comprehensive and up-to-date data and analysis to the issue of driver fatigue and allowable hours of service" backs proposal.

ATA rebuts LaHood on hours proposal research

| October 25, 2011

Transportation secretary said comprehensive data and analysis on driver fatigue supports proposed changes.

LaHood won’t return for second term

| October 14, 2011

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said he would not continue in that post if President Obama is re-elected for a second term.

Cross-border Mexican trucking plan unveiled

| January 06, 2011

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood offered Congress and Mexico an initial concept for a long haul cross-border Mexican trucking program.

Farmers meet with LaHood over Mexican tariffs

Jill Dunn | September 10, 2010

Washington state farmers urged transportation secretary to advance a cross-border trucking program with Mexico.

Letter: Rework NAFTA on Mexican trucking

| April 15, 2010

78 members of Congress complained to U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and U.S. Trade Representative Ronald Kirk about "unsafe" Mexican trucks.

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