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Jun 17, 2009

Welcome back, Chrysler!

The curtain is rising on a new Chrysler. Just a week after inking a global strategic alliance with Italy's Fiat Group, Chrysler Group LLC has....More
Jun 05, 2009

One of trucking’s own gets FMCSA nod

Fleet owners and other trucking stakeholders should be cheered to learn President Obama has announced he will nominate Anne S. Ferro as Administrator....More
May 05, 2009

Truckers should love "cash for clunkers"

While pretty much everything America needs-- and wants, at least in good times!-- moves by truck, few business segments drive trucking like the auto....More
Apr 29, 2009

Hopeful sign

Hope springs eternal in the human breast; Man never Is, but always To be blest: The soul, uneasy and confin'd from home, Rests and expatiates in a....More
Mar 30, 2009

The good, the bad-- and the Camaro!

Now that GM chairman....More
Mar 20, 2009

Singin’ the trucking blues

Well, I ain't got nothin' but time So baby, if you wanna shine If you take time to look My number's in the book And you can call me any time --Lyric....More
Mar 13, 2009

No joke

The journalist in me always bristles whenever someone says they "get their news from The Daily Show" and can't be bothered with ever tuning into a TV....More
Mar 06, 2009

Wake up, already

The government is us; we are the government, you and I. --Theodore Roosevelt How any American cannot see that we are in a such a pit of economic pain....More
Mar 05, 2009

GM admits "substantial doubt"

I guess you have to admire General Motors for having the guts to state flat-out this week in a government filing that "substantial doubt" exists....More
Mar 03, 2009

Ben says: Hit the gas!

I guess it's just my luck that most of the dear visitors who comment upon comments I make here are from the less-government-the-better school of....More
Mar 02, 2009

Tough trucking

It doesn't take an economist to tell you these are tough times for truckers. Nonetheless, if you are going to gauge exactly how tough these times are....More
Feb 25, 2009

Is the slide slowing?

Recessions are slippery devils. No one wants to declare one has started, but everyone wants to be the first to say one is ending. Or at least to say....More
Feb 24, 2009

Bernanke flies flag of hope

We all know Barack Obama was the candidate of hope and despite the Presdential honeymoon he is enjoying with the American public (as well as the....More
Feb 02, 2009

Social work

FleetOwner The Website has gone-all-social-media on you and me both. In our never-ending campaign to inform and advance the American truck fleet....More
Jan 27, 2009

Shop talk

If you've ever wanted to see your name in print, this may be your chance... Even as I pen this post, I am heroically engaged in wrestling to the mat....More
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David Cullen offers his take on how truck fleet owners are impacted by today’s current events. Follow David on Twitter: @David_L_Cullen

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