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Trump aims to ease tolling restrictions
Budget blueprint offers additional insight into $1 trillion infrastructure plan
President Trump’s call for easing federal tolling restrictions as part of his $1 billion infrastructure plan drew criticism from several trucking and highway groups.

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Senators support federal guidelines on hair testing of truck drivers
A group of senators have written a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, urging that federal guidelines for hair-test drug screening standards be expedited—and the American Trucking Associations is all for it.

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Diesel prices up a little here, down a little there

The price for a gallon of diesel has fallen for the first consecutive week, but the decline was slight and prices remain in the $2.50ish range the as they have since the first of the year.

The average U.S. retail pump price for diesel fell 0.5 cents to $2.539 in the May 22 update by the Energy Information Administration (EIA). That’s 4.7 cents cheaper than the Jan. 2 report, and 18.2 cents higher than this time last year.

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