trucking news

  1. Cerberus

    To everybody on the forum :

    I have been doing alot of research on the interweb and reading here lately. I see alot of frustration and aggrevationon todays issues that are facing us all. Like it or not we all are falling in a downward spiral that doesn't seem to have an ending. Some are just falling faster than others...
  2. Cerberus

    OIL prices passes 132$

    NEW YORK - Oil prices bolted to a new record above $132 a barrel Wednesday after the government reported that supplies of crude oil and gasoline fell unexpectedly last week. And crude's rise in the futures market again pressured consumers by pulling prices at the pump higher — a gallon of...
  3. D

    Oil and Fuel Prices

    Oil surged to $130.47 per barrel when the report came out that US oil supplies dropped by 4.1 million barrels according to American Petroleum Institute stats, but dropped 5.4 million barrels according to Energy Department stats. At this point oil is the current gold mine against inflation, but...
  4. Tn. Truckers Wife

    What Every American Citizen Can Do To Help........

    I have said this numerous times, what everyone can do to help is protest...Put signs in your yards, put signs on your car windows (American's going broke or whatever) just let everyone around you know how YOU feel. Make posters and ask anyone you know who owns their own business to display them...
  5. gearjammer

    NY rally

    its been awful quiet on what happened at the NY rally, can anyone inform us on what happened or didn't happen as the case may be informed minds want to know
  6. D

    a letter to those proud to be AMERICAN

    To all truckers and other working class citizens. God bless you all, and I will stand with all of you through the flames of hell. I do have a letter here that can help and it is in your face oriented, but I think first of all, Dems and GOP McBushes don't work anymore and I would like each and...
  7. freightmaster

    A warm welcome to new members

    It is very nice to see new members posting and getting involved with the urgent issue of regaining control of our destiny.;)
  8. D

    Here's one practical approach to saving AMERICA

    Dear fellow Americans I know that we are in a dire situation, and that we appear to be in the process of being sold out by the corporations and our government. Here are a few ideas on how we can say no to it all. First, I recommend re reinvest ourselves into fellow Americans. I am saying...
  9. lunachic

    HEY MO

    Should we tell them?
  10. midnight lover

    names wanted please

    im doing a news story on all the companys closing up. Can any one tell me some names and info on trucking companys going out of buis? Welcome to The Rest of the story :sweat:
  11. midnight lover

    truck companys closing

    What happens to the people who are lease buying a semi from a trucking company that closes their doors? Do they keep paying and go to a new company or do they lose all? Welcome to The Rest of the story
  12. Cerberus

    Why is Diesel higher than Gas ?

    Why are diesel fuel prices higher than gasoline prices? Until several years ago, the average price of diesel fuel was usually lower than the average price of gasoline. In some winters when the demand for distillate heating oil was high, the price of diesel fuel rose above the gasoline price...
  13. Cerberus

    Truckers demand surcharges

    High diesel fuel costs are fraying relations between a group of trucking firms delivering goods into Mexico and the independent drivers they hire on contract.... Truckers demand surcharges for higher diesel costs - Up Front | Los Angeles Business Journal | Find Articles at
  14. Cerberus

    Attacks on Khyber trucking threaten US supply line

    KHYBER AGENCY, Pakistan - Thieves, feuding tribesmen and Taliban militants are creating chaos along the main Pakistan-Afghanistan highway, threatening a vital supply line for U.S. and NATO forces. Attacks on Khyber trucking threaten US supply line - Yahoo! News
  15. Cerberus

    House passes bill to sue OPEC over oil prices

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved legislation on Tuesday allowing the Justice Department to sue OPEC members for limiting oil supplies and working together to set crude prices, but the White House threatened to veto the measure....... House passes bill...
  16. truckerstrike08

    Man tried to rob my husband last night

    I will get the actual truck stop it happened at and all the other information so you guys can try to avoid it or be more careful while fueling up there. I posted this on Myspace last night after if happened. Just now getting around to post it in here: May 19, 2008 OK we all read about...
  17. gearjammer

    brokers,brokerboards and the TRUCC act

    Folks, we have GOT to keep the pressure on Washington to pass the TRUCC act. I have talked to a few elected officials that don't even know what the TRUCC act is about!! Another thing is that the brokers and their associations are organizing to stop the TRUCC act and even convince the...
  18. lunachic


    I think it would be nice for us to send a letter to Jevic. Let them know we are here if they need to vent. And that we understand
  19. 4

    Truckers and Citizens United.

    Thursday May 22nd. PA Convoy to TACU NY Meet: Exit 10 off I 78 at the All American Truck Stop Time: 7:00am we will be leaving there promptly to head to Albany NY to Meet up with members of TACU , NY Truckers and Citizens United of New York Meeting With Government Officials Thursday 2:00pm...
  20. Mike

    5/19/2008 - Average Diesel Price $4.497 Per Gallon

    This is today's announcement at Transport Topics. That is an increase of 16.6 cents, in one weeks time. This follows an increase of 18.2 cents last week. Oil closed at $126.29/barrell on Friday, it will probably be over $130 by the end of this week Groceries were up overall about 2% last...