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Truck Drivers Homeless in America

Dec
15,
2010
6

“I’ve been a truck driver for 9 years off and on, presently driving for XXXXX, all 48.  I am more in tune with homelessness as I am still homeless myself. Except for my truck, I have nowhere else to stay.” … Continue reading

Military Vets Could be Answer to Truck Driver Shortage

Dec
9,
2010
5

With much of the industry talking about a truck driver shortage due to the impending CSA release, any such shortage is the direct result of former and past practices by the industry itself.   Practices that we have pointed out … Continue reading

The Killing Fields of Monsanto

Dec
1,
2010
5

As a follow up from the previous post, Senate Bill Seeks to Outlaw Home Gardening, I decided to look more into the agricultural biotechnology corporation, Monsanto.  What I found was a direct correlation between the growing health concerns of not … Continue reading

Truck Stop Tiger Video Not Seen on CNN

Nov
13,
2010
19

The recent CNN report on Tony the truck stop Tiger which aired on November, 12th, 2010 on the program, Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell, allowed comments from Michael Sandlin, owner of the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisianna which were … Continue reading

Special Salute to the American Veteran

Nov
11,
2010
1

BY: The American Statesman, Blog Talk Radio Let us not forget our fellow Americans who are Veterans of our Military branches. In honor of all American Veterans, the American Statesman on Blog Talk Radio is dedicated their Thursday show to … Continue reading

Killer of Toni Centracco Arrested

Nov
7,
2010
1

After slightly over three years later, police have arrested who they believe is the killer of 20 year old Toni Centracco.  Per our post from July 5th, 2009 : Who Killed Toni Centracco? – 27 year old Michael Lamar Woods … Continue reading

Trucking Company Owner Operator Lease is Wrong Road for Drivers

May
12,
2010
2

Several years ago, nobody in trucking ever publicly spoke about the scam and abuse of the truck driver DAC report or the trucking company owner operator lease purchase programs offered through the trucking companies.  There were written comments and posts … Continue reading

How to Remove False Information From the DAC Report

Jan
28,
2010
11

By:  Allen Smith It is a constant battle.  Thousands of truck drivers unable to find another truck driving job due to false information having been reported to their DAC report.  The number of drivers affected is unknown.  Other false information … Continue reading

Women in Trucking Roll Down the Social Media Highway

Jan
28,
2010
2

There have been a few industries which have always reigned on the side of secrecy.  The inside look into these few sectors have always remained to those within the industry itself, leaving “outsiders” to wonder  as to what these certain … Continue reading

Trucker News Magazine Interviews Daniel Audet of TruckStar Radio

Jan
19,
2010
1

Trucker News is the #1 leading lifestyle magazine for long haul truckers and widely respected through out the industry.  In the January, 2010 issue, Senior Editor Todd Dills who blogs daily at Overdrive online, sat down with Daniel Audet of … Continue reading

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