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Thanksgiving Travels Should Remind DRIVE Act (H.R. 22) Conferees to Promote Safety

Thanksgiving Travels Should Remind DRIVE Act (H.R. 22) Conferees to Promote Safety November 24, 2015 Dear Conferee: Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel weekends of the year with millions of people driving to visit friends and family. For many …

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JOINT STATEMENT ON RELEASE OF NEW STUDY, “UNCLOGGING AMERICA’S ARTERIES 2015”

JOINT STATEMENT ON RELEASE OF NEW STUDY, “UNCLOGGING AMERICA’S ARTERIES 2015” DAWN KING, PRESIDENT OF TRUCK SAFETY COALTION, BOARD MEMBER OF CITIZIENS FOR RELIABLE AND SAFE HIGHWAYS (CRASH) JANE MATHIS, VICE PRESIDENT OF TRUCK SAFETY COALTION BOARD MEMBER OF PARENTS …

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Statement of John Lannen on Passage of Wicker-Feinstein Amendment to Conduct Safety Study of Double 33s

STATEMENT OF JOHN LANNEN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TRUCK SAFETY COALITION Senate Votes in Favor of Wicker-Feinstein Motion To Conduct Safety Study of Double 33-Foot Trailers by Voice Vote ARLINGTON, VA (November 19, 2015) – Yesterday, sound judgement prevailed and …

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Democratic Senators Voice Concerns Over Safety Language in Highway Bill

November 12, 2015 Dear Leader McConnell and Leader Reid: We write to express our concerns over troubling provisions that were considered or included by the House of Representatives during its action on the surface transportation bill. This long-term legislation could …

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Letter to Conferees – DRIVE Act (H.R. 22)

November 13, 2015 Dear Conferee: As representatives of the nation’s leading consumer, public health, and safety organizations, and families who have had loved ones killed in preventable motor vehicle and motor carrier crashes, we are writing to express our continuing …

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DRIVE Act Conference Committee Members

Conference Committee for DRIVE Act 2015 (H.R. 22) House Conferees Bill Shuster, Pennsylvania Jimmy Duncan, Tennessee Sam Graves, Missouri Candice Miller, Michigan Rick Crawford, Arkansas Lou Barletta, Pennsylvania Blake Farenthold, Texas Bob Gibbs, Ohio Jeff Denham, California Reid Ribble, Wisconsin …

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Statement of John Lannen on Passage of Wicker Motion to Instruct Conferees on Safety Study of Double 33s

STATEMENT OF JOHN LANNEN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TRUCK SAFETY COALITION Senate Votes in Favor of Wicker Motion to Instruct Conferees To Study Safety Effects of Double 33 Foot Trailers by Margin of 56-31 ARLINGTON, VA (November 10, 2015) – …

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Release: House Passes DRIVE Act (H.R. 22)

For Immediate Release: November 5, 2015 Contact: Beth Weaver | 301.814.4088 | beth_weaver@verizon.net House Passes DRIVE Act (H.R. 22) Truck Weight Increase Amendment is Defeated More Anti-Safety Provisions Must Be Removed as Bill Heads to Conference Washington, D.C. (November 5, …

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Victory for Truck Safety: Statement of John Lannen on Failure of Ribble Amendment

Contact: Beth Weaver | 301.814.4088, beth_weaver@verizon.net STATEMENT OF JOHN LANNEN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE TRUCK SAFETY COALITION House of Representatives Votes to Reject Truck Weight Increase on our Nation’s Highways by a Margin of 236 to 187 During Consideration of …

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