Immediate Attention: Oppose HB 4466 Today!

Dear NMA Michigan Members, Next Tuesday, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will be meeting and one of the bills under their consideration is HB 4466, a bipartisan bill that for all intents and purposes will not allow motorists to hold and use any personal electronic device while operating a vehicle. We ask that you […]

Support SD 2185 TODAY!

Support SD 2185 which would eliminate the front license plate in Massachusetts Dear NMA Massachusetts Members, Don Donovan and Rich Carlson (NMA member)  have, for the fourth time, submitted a single license plate bill (SD.2185) for consideration and it has recently been sent to the Joint Committee on Rules for consideration. If your state senator or representative is […]

Support SM 2036 TODAY!

Need to Support SM 2036 TODAY Dear NMA Illinois Members, If you would like to see a 75 mph speed limit on Interstates 80 and south and 355 and west, please file a witness slip to support SB 2036 that will be discussed during the Illinois Senate Transportation Committee tomorrow. Here is the procedure: Go to […]

Is Distracted Driving the new Drunk Driving? Part 2: NMA E-Newsletter #434

Part 1 dealt with how distracted driving enforcement campaigns, fueled by federal highway money, are also dragnets for other offenses. Part 2 examines new law enforcement tools to check on texting while driving. Currently, law enforcement has great difficulty in determining if a driver was using electronic devices before a crash (and more importantly whether […]

Trash the Cams in Texas–ACT TODAY

Dear Texas NMA Members, The following is a message from your fellow Texans: The TRASH YOUR TICKET Legislative Team. I need your help. If we don’t do everything we can right now all of our work to get a red light camera ban or at least a bill outlawing registrations bans for unpaid camera tickets […]