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ATA Leaders Vote to Support Sen. Schumer’s Anti-Texting Bill

The American Trucking Associations’ Executive Committee voted overwhelmingly yesterday to support a bill introduced by U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) to ban texting by all drivers. Also yesterday, the ATA Board of Directors approved policy statements on onboard safety … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart truckers honor area children

A group of kind-hearted truckers honored six people with serious illnesses on Saturday at the Sumter Wal-Mart. As part of the Wal-Mart Hearts, a volunteer program started by one of the company’s drivers to help people with chronic medical conditions, … Continue reading

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