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Praise for a Job Half Done

The MAP 21 extension is only half the job, we need a long-term bill.
The Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act might be better named the Creeping Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act.
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Open Letter Urging Congress to Address Long-Term Transportation Needs

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As Congress considers legislation to avoid a shortfall of the Highway Trust Fund, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and 11 of his predecessors offered the following open letter to Congress.
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Consequences of Success

By Perry A. Trunick
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True learning, it is said, means not repeating your mistakes. That doesn’t mean not making new ones.

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GROW AMERICA Transportation Bill Sent to Congress

GROW AMERICA Act would create jobs, and rebuild crumbling roads and bridges while providing much-needed certainty for local and state governments and addressing future U.S. needs.
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U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx unveiled a long-term transportation bill he is sending to Congress for consideration as the House and Senate face looming deadlines to avoid the economic uncertainty and job loss that would ensue if the Highway Trust Fund runs out of money this summer.
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IWLA Update

Put Trust Back into Trust Funds

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On June 26, 2013, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure convened a panel on “How Logistics Facilitate an Efficient Freight Transportation System.”

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KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development


Assurance of Supply: A Top Concern for Manufacturers

Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.


Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions


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Check out the September 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring the 2014 Logistics Directory, plus much more!
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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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