TRUCKING JOBS ARE BEING HIT HARD
Photo By: Andrea Piacquadio
More than 20 million people have lost their job during this whole Coronavirus pandemic. And out of those 20 million people, 88,000 of them have been in the trucking industry. The closest the transportation industy has ever come to these type of numbers was back in 1994 when teamsters went on strike against 22 trucking companies.
Whatever your thoughts are about the Coronavirus, it has made an impact on not just the trucking industry, but pretty much every industry out there. The only sector of the trucking industy that seems to be positivly impacted by the Coronavirus is the delivery side. With everyone stuck at home, we’re all just ordering stuff online and having it shipped directly to us. Speaking of, I wonder if my new jeans are here yet…..
They asked for it and now they finally got it. Truckers have been protesting outside the White House for 19 days, and their airhorns have been heard…literally, the airhorns were disrupting an outdoor briefing. But now, a select number of truckers are being invited in to the White House to have a meeting with some big wigs. It hasn’t been announced yet as to whether or not President Trump will attend the meeting himself.
Photo By: Steven Senne If you are going to run through Connecticut in the future, get ready for tolls...I mean, "user fees". Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont rolled out a new transportation plan with the hopes of relieving congestion on the Connecticut roads. But along...
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