The National Association for Minority Truckers has joined the Association of Independent Property Brokers and Agents in calling for legislative repeal of increased surety requirements for brokers and freight forwarders.
While budget cuts loom and federal officials make contingency plans, motor carrier safety programs remain exempt from significant reductions.
Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) was named the chairman of the House's Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Wednesday, succeeding Rep. John Mica (R-Fla.)
Rep. John Mica has ended his bid to retain chairmanship of the House's Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, according to a letter sent from Mica to Speaker John Boehner.
President Obama signed the Military CDL Act of 2012, enabling members of the U.S. military to receive training for and obtain a commercial driver's license in states other than their home state.
The U.S. House and Senate passed a bill intended to ease the transition of recent veterans into jobs as commercial truck drivers.
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