Manufacturers Need Rail Freight Reform Now!

Public policies that govern transportation industries need to be responsive to the needs of Ohio manufacturers. “Unfortunately, America’s freight rail system is stuck in the past, operating under a set of regulations that serve the interests of the railroad companies but derail everyone else,” said OMA’s Ryan Augsburger, Vice President & Managing Director, Public Policy Services, in a guest column.

The column makes the case for Congress to act to confirm the three nominees so that the Surface Transportation Board can get back to work and enact meaningful improvements to rail regulations. 6/21/2018