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U.S. Transportation, Education Secretaries Resign Posts Following Capitol Hill Riots

Following the mob of President Donald Trump supporters storming Capitol Hill during the congressional certification of President-Elect Joe Biden, Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao...

Biden Taps Buttigieg to Lead Federal Transportation Agencies

President-elect Joe Biden selected Pete Buttigieg, a former Democrat contender in the presidential primary as well as the ex-Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, as...

Congress Inches Closer to a Relief Deal, CERTS Remains

Pressed between a souring economy, an anxious electorate, and a desire to return to their home states for the holidays, Congress appears to be...

Update: Bus Industry Continues Fight for Its Own COVID-19 Stimulus

An updated version of the House Democrat-led Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act contains no mention of a COVID-19 bailout for...

Bus Associations Call for CERTS Act in Next Economic Relief Package

Private school bus, motorcoach, and domestic passenger vessel industries are calling for the inclusion of the Coronavirus Economic Relief for Transportation Services (CERTS) Act...

Senate Introduces ‘Skinny’ Coronavirus Relief Bill

Senate and House Members may be in their home states and districts, but that has not stopped them from being creative and at least...

School Bus Contractors Included in New $10B Coronavirus Economic Relief Bill

Newly introduced Senate legislation lists school buses among the passenger transportation modes that would be eligible to receive new economic relief grants to pay...

School Bus Seatbelts, Illegal Passing Included in Federal Transportation Infrastructure Proposal

House Democrats unveiled a $494 billion transportation infrastructure plan to address federal funding, which is set to expire in September, that targets a new...

National Industry Associations Push Congress to Recognize School Bus Drivers

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis, national school transportation leadership is seeking the inclusion of school bus drivers in legislation that would create...

Coronavirus Stimulus Stipulates Continued Payment to Student Transporters, School Bus Contractors

The passage of $2.2 trillion in federal economic aid in response to the COVID-19 outbreak includes a condition that school districts nationwide must continue...

January 2021

The first issue of 2021 contains articles on uptime, the use of video for training purposes, parents’ thoughts on...

Buyer’s Guide 2021

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...

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