Last week, NSTA joined other members of the Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) Coalition to defeat an amendment offered by Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) that would have eliminated all funding for the DERA program in the FY12 Interior Appropriations bill.
On Sunday, July 31, the White House and Congressional leaders reached a landmark debt ceiling deal after weeks of confrontation that shed light on the significant divide between the Republican House and President Barack Obama. Read More
In every issue of the NSTA Newsletter, we're pleased to put the spotlight on one of our Vendor Partner Members.
Q’Straint is an internationally recognized company known for its commitment to manufacturing the highest quality wheelchair and occupant securement systems.
After much hard work over the past several months to get recognition of the importance of the yellow school bus, NSTA’s efforts paid off. On July 28, the Secretary of Transportation, Ray LaHood, featured NSTA on his weekly blog, Fast Lane. Read More
In an effort to strengthen motorcoach safety, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is coordinating the Department of Transportation’s National Motorcoach Safety Summit this September. Read More
Danielle Abe, Director of Marketing and Operations at NSTA, has officially taken on a new role as Executive Director at the American League of Lobbyists, effective January 1, 2012. Although Ms. Abe doesn’t take the helm as the chief staff executive until January, she started her work this week with the current Interim Executive Director, Gina Bancroft. Read More
We encourage you to take a look at the latest updates made to NSTA's website.
You'll find an updated Board of Director's list, as well as press releases on our winners at this year's Annual Meeting and Convention. Also included are pictures and information about Secretary Ray LaHood and Congressman Tim Scott's visit with Convention Delegates. We appreciate both officials for stopping by and look forward to a strong relationship with the Department of Transportation and Congressional supporters.