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Tax Reform Delivers for Trucking and the American Economy

By Chris Spear, President and CEO of American Trucking Associations Apple made big headlines this week as it announced a $350 billion investment in its U.S. operations, thanks in part to the historic tax reform package that was enacted just before the end of the year.

Why automated vehicle technology holds enormous potential — for truckers and the motoring public

ATA President and CEO Chris Spear testified before a Senate committee yesterday on the potential of automated truck safety technology, as the committee prepares legislation to regulate the testing & deployment of automated vehicles.

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ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 0.8% in September

Arlington, Va. — American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.8% in September, sliding to 111.8 from August’s mark of 112.7.

October 23, 2018

ATA Praises DOT Leadership in Unveiling AV 3.0

Arlington, Virginia — Today, American Trucking Associations praised the U.S. Department of Transportation’s leadership for its rollout of “AV 3.0,” the Administration’s new policy guidance for the development of automated vehicles technology.

October 04, 2018

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ATA Truck Tonnage Index Fell 0.8% in September

Arlington, Va. — American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 0.8% in September, sliding to 111.8 from August’s mark of 112.7.

October 23, 2018

ATA Praises DOT Leadership in Unveiling AV 3.0

Arlington, Virginia — Today, American Trucking Associations praised the U.S. Department of Transportation’s leadership for its rollout of “AV 3.0,” the Administration’s new policy guidance for the development of automated vehicles technology.

October 04, 2018

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