This holiday season, trucking’s message resonated throughout the country from TMAF members. Below is a sampling of editorials and appearances in the news from national cable television programs to local weekly newspapers.
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In early December, Larry Spiekermeier, the owner-operator of Montana-based Whitewood Transport who delivered the U.S. Capitol Christmas tree, highlighted the importance of trucking’s role in our economy and holidays in a Fox News op-ed and through interviews on Fox News and Fox Business News.
Manuel Perales, a professional truck driver for Pilot Flying J, authored an op-ed that ran in the San Antonio News-Express discussing how the trucking industry keeps communities running and local economies growing throughout the holiday season — as the Modern Day Reindeer.
Last week, professional truck driver Nate McCarthy of ABF Freight based out of Wyoming authored an op-ed in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle where he talked about how trucking makes the holiday season possible.
And, in Maryland, pro driver Bob Weller with Hahn Transportation brought attention to the major effort behind moving all holiday goods in his piece published in the Carroll County Times.