Federal Communications Committee Chairman Ajit Pai pushed back against opposition to the agency’s surprise approval of an application from Ligado to deploy a low-power terrestrial network in L-band spectrum. National security officials and businesses that rely on Global Positioning Systems (GPS), including agriculture and construction, say it could interfere with broadband spectrums, threatening national security and disrupting operations.
Colorado’s “Right-to-Repair” bill was withdrawn by sponsors during a May 27 hearing of the Business and Labor Affairs Committee at the Colorado Capital. With limited public participation due to COVID-19 restrictions, Rep. Brianna Titone and Rep. Jonathon Singer acknowledged opposition to HB 1195 “Consumer Digital Repair Bill of Rights,” including significant concerns from committee members.…
EDA hosts a three-part series on financial preparedness for equipment dealers. Look for registration details next week. The three-part series will cover a range of helpful topics. These webinars are FREE to FWEDA members.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today published a final rule updating hours of service (HOS) rules to increase safety on America’s roadways by updating existing regulations for commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers.
COVID-19 has had a significant impact on the global economy. Many dealerships in the United States have been forced to halt operations in some capacity by their state and local governments.
We have all eagerly been awaiting our many questions to be addressed on the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) loans. On April 2, 2020, the SBA issued Interim Final Rule 1 with an initial set of rules and guidelines related to the program. Most of the focus, however, was on eligibility, the definition of payroll costs, and how to calculate the requested loan amount.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has identified numerous companies and individuals who have manufactured and sold both hardware and software specifically designed to defeat required emissions controls on vehicles and engines used on public roads as well as on nonroad vehicles and engines.
New Monthly Job Loss Data Foreshadows More Layoffs Amid Project Cancellations and State Cutbacks in Road Projects as Association Calls for More Small Business Relief and Immediate Aid for Highway Funding
In periods of uncertainty, it can be difficult to find any sort of constants or norms. However, during these times that we’re all living through currently, there’s one constant that has not changed. That constant is farming.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created a multitude of challenges for all of us. Through all of these issues confronting us today,
our recommended partner, Federated Insurance, has worked closely with their customers to help them find their way through
these unprecedented times.