CDC to extend federal transportation mask mandate for additional two weeks

CDC to extend federal transportation mask mandate for additional two weeks

This post was originally published on this siteThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to extend the federal transportation mask mandate for another two weeks, according to a source familiar with the Biden administration’s plans who was authorized to speak about them.

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Biden to highlight administration’s efforts to boost trucking jobs

Biden to highlight administration’s efforts to boost trucking jobs

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden on Monday plans to highlight the progress made on his administration’s plan to boost trucking employment in an effort to strengthen U.S.

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Buttigieg faces opportunities and challenges on infrastructure

Buttigieg faces opportunities and challenges on infrastructure

This post was originally published on this siteTransportation Sec. Pete Buttigieg is set to be a key figure behind implementing the new infrastructure law, a role that gives the former mayor and presidential candidate an opportunity to further raise his national profile. Buttigieg in…

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Billions in Amtrak Funding Could Modernize Aging Rail System

Billions in Amtrak Funding Could Modernize Aging Rail System

This post was originally published on this siteThe $1 trillion infrastructure bill that President Biden signed into law includes money that Amtrak hopes can fix crumbling bridges and tunnels along the Northeast Corridor.

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The Biggest Kink in America’s Supply Chain: Not Enough Truckers

The Biggest Kink in America’s Supply Chain: Not Enough Truckers

This post was originally published on this siteLong hours and uncomfortable working conditions are leading to a shortage of truck drivers, which has compounded shipping delays in the United States.

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Airbus Deliveries Slip Amid Supply-Chain Struggles

Airbus Deliveries Slip Amid Supply-Chain Struggles

This post was originally published on this siteHiccups in European plane maker Airbus’s supply chain disrupted the company’s ambitions to rapidly return to pre-pandemic production levels.

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When Will the Supply-Chain Strains Finally Ease?

When Will the Supply-Chain Strains Finally Ease?

This post was originally published on this siteCompanies are starting to plan for extended gridlock in their supply chains, with expectations for relief being pushed deep into 2022 and even beyond.

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Bus industry raises alarm, asks Congress for pandemic relief

Bus industry raises alarm, asks Congress for pandemic relief

This post was originally published on this siteOfficials representing the private bus industry fear it could disappear unless Congress steps in, a coronavirus pandemic casualty that would wreak havoc on intercity travel, school buses, tourism, military transportation and disaster relief.In 2020…

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The White House announces steps to try to ease backlogs at U.S. ports

The White House announces steps to try to ease backlogs at U.S. ports

This post was originally published on this site President Biden will speak to ongoing supply chain problems, as major retailers warn of shortages and price hikes during the upcoming holiday season. (Image credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)

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