2004 Special Reports Archive

December
Wednesday, December 01, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Pike strike takes a hike - toll takers are back
Wednesday, December 22, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Truckload of nickels, driver missing; FBI seeks information
Thursday, December 23, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Hazmat background checks: Oregon will use third party contractor
Wednesday, December 29, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA calls on TSA to protect truckers’ privacy
Thursday, December 30, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Norfolk bomb scare was a hoax
November
Tuesday, November 09, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Illinois Senate votes to override veto, end split speed limit
Tuesday, November 16, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Illinois House reverses course, upholds veto; split speeds to stay
Wednesday, November 24, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: TSA delays fingerprinting for some hazmat drivers - again
October
Monday, October 11, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Ohio reveals plan to lure trucks to turnpike
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: President Bush and Sen. Kerry on trucking issues
Wednesday, October 27, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Transportation-related initiatives on November ballots
September
Wednesday, September 01, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA’s case against Ledar in hands of judge
Wednesday, September 15, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Gulf Coast braces for ‘Ivan the Terrible’
Friday, September 17, 2004
LL EXCLUSIVE: Kidnapped girl found thanks to trucker’s tip
Wednesday, September 22, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Huge House majority OKs Olver amendment
Friday, September 24, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: The Olver Amendment – what’s next on the Hill?
August
Thursday, August 05, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Court resolves issues in OOIDA’s favor in lawsuit against Swift
Friday, August 27, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Illinois proposes dramatic increase in truck rates on Tollway
July
Thursday, July 01, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Trucker strike continues
Friday, July 02, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: FMCSA links high driver turnover rate to crash incidents
Friday, July 02, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Issue of tolling interstates gathering steam
Thursday, July 08, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA files class action complaint against DAC
Thursday, July 15, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Federal judge rules against C.R. England in OOIDA case
June
Wednesday, June 02, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Tanker trucks and gas canisters stolen in Texas
Tuesday, June 08, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Supreme Court on Mexican trucks - come on in
Wednesday, June 23, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Now is the time to be heard on toll roads
Friday, June 25, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Effort at nation’s ports to center on adequate surcharge
Friday, June 25, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: State road funding - Where will it come from?
Monday, June 28, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Trucker strikes under way at U.S. ports
Wednesday, June 30, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Trucker strike continues - latest action seen in Savannah
May
Tuesday, May 04, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Truckers protest at Oakland port
Tuesday, May 04, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Trucking protest centers on Oakland port
Friday, May 07, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Port protests planned throughout East Coast and Louisiana
Monday, May 10, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Situation still iffy at Port of Oakland
Tuesday, May 18, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: California drivers protest in Concord
April
Thursday, April 01, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA influences rules on carrier safety reviews
Friday, April 02, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA mobilizes members to help pass Kennedy amendment
Monday, April 12, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Six others missing from kidnapped trucker’s convoy in Iraq
Wednesday, April 14, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Halliburton issues statement on Iraq situation
Wednesday, April 14, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Four bodies found near site of ambush in Iraq
Friday, April 16, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Truckers make headway in four major OOIDA lawsuits
Tuesday, April 20, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Three truckers confirmed dead in Iraq; missing workers named
Friday, April 23, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Authorities continue hunt for missing tank trailer
Friday, April 23, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Owner-operator online Cost of Operations Survey
Thursday, April 29, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Officials searching for missing chemicals, tank trailer
Thursday, April 29, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Another trucker confirmed dead in Iraq, three still missing
Friday, April 30, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Trucker protest spreads to CA depots, interstates and ports
March
Friday, March 05, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Illinois Senate OKs measure to end split speeds
Thursday, March 11, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: TSA extends fingerprint deadline for hazmat drivers
Friday, March 12, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: A glimpse at the FMCSA of the future
Wednesday, March 17, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: California trucker an example of effect of high fuel costs
Wednesday, March 17, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Columbus shooting suspect in police custody
Friday, March 19, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Legislators challenge FMCSA’s new HOS rules
Monday, March 22, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: This time, they’re going to test
Thursday, March 25, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Boozman HOS amendment delayed
Monday, March 29, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA - Expand roads, not taxes
February
Thursday, February 05, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Rep. Young to Bush - advisers giving bum advice on highway veto
Monday, February 09, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Legislators TEA’d off as highway funding scraps continue
Friday, February 13, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Senate OKs highway bill by veto-proof margin
Friday, February 20, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Issue No. 1 - Inadequate truck parking
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA to Congress - nix tolls on interstate highways
January
Wednesday, January 07, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Threat level remains at orange
Friday, January 16, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Owner-operators will get their day in court, says Utah judge
Tuesday, January 27, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: FMCSA investigating Swift Transportation
Wednesday, January 28, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Swift confirms FMCSA’s HOS investigation
Friday, January 30, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: Broker pleads guilty to defrauding OOIDA members
Friday, January 30, 2004
SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA Calls for Higher Broker Bond