Should Congress lower the legal age for interstate truck drivers to 18?

By Dan Boaz | Jul 24, 2015 9:56:34 PM

There has been a lot of debate in recent weeks about lowering the legal driving age for a full-size semi truck down to eighteen years of age from the current twenty-one. In fact, the idea is now likely to be heading toward a full debate in the U.S. Senate at some point soon.

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New report looks at congestion impact in Oregon and solutions for the trucking industry

By Dan Boaz | Jun 30, 2015 10:38:00 AM

Oregon is just the latest in a list of states that are seeking solutions to their ever increasing infrastructure needs, particularly highway improvements that are vital to the trucking sector and in turn the economy of the entire state. The recovering economy is a boon to the state's industry, commerce and trucking in the region but simultaneously a new report shows that traffic levels in Oregon have reached unprecedented levels.

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