Writing Editorials against Automated Traffic Enforcement (and any Other Topics that Support NMA Positions)

Writing Editorials against Automated Traffic Enforcement (and any Other Topics that Support NMA Positions)

From Shelia Dunn, NMA Communications Director and James C. Walker, NMA Foundation Executive Director Writing a newspaper or online editorial can be one of the most effective advocacy efforts you can do because not only do regular folks read the editorial section but so do influencers. NMA Foundation Executive Director, James C. Walker writes letters […]

A one way street

A lot of news came out shortly after I wrote about a town’s plan to deploy cell phone trackers to keep nonresidents out. The New York Times told me it was even easier than I thought. Instead of buying hardware, police can use an online tracking service. A tracking service vulnerable to hackers, according to […]

FIU Has Funds Suspended Following Fatal Bridge Collapse

FIU Has Funds Suspended Following Fatal Bridge Collapse

Funds have been suspended for the bridge that collapsed at Florida International University, according to an announcement by Governor Rick Scott. The funding, which is approximately $5.5 million, will not be issued by the Florida Department of Transportation until answers are found regarding the deadly collapse.  The collapse, which took the lives of six people, […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for May 16, 2018

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for May 16, 2018

In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –Trump tells Automakers he’s still open to talks with CA on CAFÉ— –Consumers Union raises concerns about safety and transparency with driverless cars— –How do we fix the language of driverless cars?– Click on the colored title to see the full story NMA Car of the […]

Proposed Hands-Free Driving Bill Passes Georgia House

Proposed Hands-Free Driving Bill Passes Georgia House

A bill aimed at combatting distracted driving in Georgia passed in the state’s House of Representatives last month and now will go to the Senate for a vote. Sponsored by Rep. John Carson (R-Marietta), the state’s first hands-free driving bill makes it illegal to use a mobile phone while driving, although using a GPS system […]