03/23 President Trump Meets Trucking Executives CEOs, Professional Drivers At White House

03/23 President Trump Meets Trucking Executives CEOs, Professional Drivers At White House

Leaders of the American Trucking Associations and members of ATA’s elite team of professional drivers, America’s Road Team, are scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House to discuss the trucking industry and health care.

“It is an honor to be invited to the White House and to meet with the president,” said ATA President and CEO Chris Spear. “We look forward to telling our story a story of how trucks move 70% of our nation’s freight safely and efficiently, touching every aspect of our economy, including our health care system. This is a tremendous opportunity for our members and drivers to talk about how the health care debate impacts them and their ability to move America’s goods.”

Joining Spear at the meeting are 10 leading ATA members:
ATA Chairman Kevin Burch president Jet Express Inc
Jim Burg president and CEO James Burg Trucking Co
David Congdon CEO Old Dominion Freight Line
Mike Ducker president and CEO FedEx Freight
Eric Fuller, CEO, U.S. Xpress Inc
Neal Kedzie president, Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
Rich McArdle president UPS Freight
Dennis Nash, CEO, Kenan Advantage Group
Tonn Ostergard, president and CEO, Crete Carrier Corp
John Smith, chairman, CRST International Inc
Video Rating: / 5

Bob Costello, American Trucking Associations Chief Economist, provides an update on the driver shortage in the trucking industry, which is seeing high turnover rates and the need for approximately 40,000 drivers.

6 thoughts on “03/23 President Trump Meets Trucking Executives CEOs, Professional Drivers At White House

  • July 14, 2017 at 11:37 am
    Permalink

    May God bless in the name of Jesus Christ Mr.Trump for his concern about us as professional drivers Amin praise God America let's turn back to God again

    Reply
  • July 14, 2017 at 11:47 am
    Permalink

    love you trumph and thanks

    Reply
  • July 14, 2017 at 12:03 pm
    Permalink

    Truckers are the life blood of our nation.
    Thank you truckers.

    Reply
  • July 14, 2017 at 12:39 pm
    Permalink

    thankfully a president that realizes everything moves by trucks even your toilet paper,everything by truck,trucks stop and America will shut down and nobody eats,thank a trucker

    Reply
  • July 14, 2017 at 1:24 pm
    Permalink

    Thank you Commander-in Chief Executive for talking with the CEO's of trucking companies, what about a dying bread of a generations of drivers owner operators ? God bless you and famlily always in my prayers lead us not in temptation and deliver us not into evil

    Reply
  • July 14, 2017 at 1:29 pm
    Permalink

    I big boy. I drive the big truck. Melania come change my diaper. I poopy."

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *