Gov. Newsom Issues Executive Order to Alleviate California Port CongestionGov. Gavin Newsom has issued an executive order that aims to address the shortage of truck drivers and container storage needed to move critical cargo out of California’s backed-up ports.
Bay Area Businesses Impacted by Cargo Slowdown at California PortsFaced with a massive shipping backlog at Southern California ports impacting businesses and consumers in the Bay Area and across the nation, the Biden Administration on Wednesday took steps to make sure goods are delivered.
Teamsters to Host San Jose Job Fair to Fill Trucking, Warehouse PositionsA union in the South Bay says that a lack of commercial drivers is threatening to put the brakes on the local post-pandemic economic recovery.
Heavy Truck Drivers Sharply Criticizing AB5, California's Gig Economy Worker BillA California bill aimed at reforming working conditions in the so-called gig economy is being sharply criticized by some truck drivers who feel unfairly swept up in its reforms.