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Aug 27, 2015, 11:45 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

All the Opinion That Wasn't Fit to Print -- ATA President Responds to Defamatory New York Times Column

The following is an oped column by American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves that was submitted to, and rejected by, The New...

Aug 24, 2015, 16:42 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

ATA Urges Congress to Move Forward with Driver Hair Testing Option

In an August 24 letter, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves asked Congress to move forward with legislation that...

Aug 21, 2015, 14:00 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

ATA Welcomes Emerge Diagnostics as Latest Featured Product Provider

 Today, American Trucking Associations is pleased to announce its latest ATA Featured Product provider, Emerge Diagnostics. "Managing driver...

Aug 18, 2015, 12:00 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Jumped 2.8% in July

 American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.8% in July, following a...

Aug 17, 2015, 11:18 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

Register Now for Technology & Maintenance Council Fall Meeting

American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council will provide a full slate of timely technical sessions along with the 11th...

Aug 15, 2015, 22:05 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

Ronald Emenheiser, Sr. Wins Bendix National Truck Driving Grand Championship

Today, Ronald Emenheiser, Sr., a Walmart Transportation professional truck driver based in Yorkana, Pa., was named 2015 Bendix Grand Champion at...

Aug 15, 2015, 09:45 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

2015 National Truck Driving Championships Finalists Announced

Today, American Trucking Associations announced the finalists for the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving...

Aug 14, 2015, 14:00 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

ATA Welcomes Drivers Legal Plan as Latest Featured Product Partner

 Today, American Trucking Associations is pleased to announce its latest ATA Featured Product partner, Drivers Legal Plan. "American Trucking...

Aug 14, 2015, 10:46 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

MICHIGAN Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

IDAHO Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

MASSACHUSETTS Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

MONTANA Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

FLORIDA Truck Drivers Compete For National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

OREGON Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

LOUISIANA Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

PENNSYLVANIA Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

CALIFORNIA Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

WASHINGTON Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

NORTH DAKOTA Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:30 ET
American Trucking Associations is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.Trucking Moves America Forward.

RHODE ISLAND Truck Drivers Compete for National Title

 420 professional truck drivers will arrive in St. Louis today to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships at America's Center...