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The War on Truckers, States’ Rights, and American wages

May
17,
2018
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The war on Truckers, States’ rights, and American wages. The Federal Authority Provision Preempting States’ Rights to Control Wages is Wrong. Today it’s TRUCKERS, tomorrow it could be YOU! The American Trucking Association (ATA) has lobbied furiously to create Federal … Continue reading

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Drivers unite as two year battle against truckers reaches Senate

May
15,
2018
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Yesterday the Supreme Court of the United States rules that the Federal Government has no right to tell states they can’t engage in sports betting. States have rights. The ATA however has lobbied hard for the Denham and Fischer amendments … Continue reading

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Denham Amendment against truckers slipped in the 2018 FAA Reauthorization bill at 11th hour

Apr
19,
2018
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Drivers, we have 5 days to defeat the latest and 6th attempt by the ATA, who are determined to change Federal existing law (Federal Aviation Administration Authorization Act of 1994), by way of the Denham Amendment, into new law, negatively … Continue reading

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The Truth about Meal and Rest Breaks for Intrastate drivers

Nov
23,
2016
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 The Truth about Meal and Rest Breaks for Intrastate drivers- Concerning Meal and Rest Breaks for Intrastate Drivers   Driver Wages continue to be attacked-  Provisions to overturn state laws designed to protect truckers began to first appear in the … Continue reading

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