Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
B-106 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby
LOBBYING REPORT

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 5) - All Filers Are Required to Complete This Page

1. Registrant Name Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual
American Trucking Associations

2. Address

Address1
430 First Street, SE
Address2
 Suite 100
City
Washington
State
DC
Zip Code
20003
Country
USA

3. Principal place of business (if different than line 2)

City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

4a. Contact Nameb. Telephone Numberc. E-mail
 Mr.
 Bill Graves
 2025446245
 mphillips@trucking.org
5. Senate ID#
 3628-12
7. Client NameSelfCheck if client is a state or local government or instrumentality
 American Trucking Associations
6. House ID#
 304540000
TYPE OF REPORT8. Year
 2012
Q1 (1/1 - 3/31) Q2 (4/1 - 6/30) Q3 (7/1 - 9/30) Q4 (10/1 - 12/31)

9. Check if this filing amends a previously filed version of this report

10. Check if this is a Termination Report Termination Date
 
11. No Lobbying Issue Activity
INCOME OR EXPENSES - YOU MUST complete either Line 12 or Line 13
12. Lobbying13. Organizations
INCOME relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period was:EXPENSE relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period were:
Less than $5,000
Less than $5,000
$5,000 or more$
 
$5,000 or more$
 530,000.00
Provide a good faith estimate, rounded to the nearest $10,000, of all lobbying related income from the client (including all payments to the registrant by any other entity for lobbying activities on behalf of the client). 14. REPORTING Check box to indicate expense accounting method. See instructions for description of options.
Method A. Reporting amounts using LDA definitions only

Method B. Reporting amounts under section 6033(b)(8) of the Internal Revenue Code

Method C. Reporting amounts under section 162(e) of the Internal Revenue Code

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Bill Graves, President and Chief Executive Officer
Date
04/20/2012

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code ENV

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code LBR

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code SMB

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code TAX

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code ROD

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code TRA

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code TRU

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.

15. General issue area code BUD

16. Specific lobbying issues

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies Check if None

18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First NameLast NameSuffix Covered Official Position (if applicable) New

19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above Check if None

Information Update Page - Complete ONLY where registration information has changed.

20. Client new address

Address
 
City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

21. Client new principal place of business (if different than line 20)

City
 
State
 
Zip Code
 
Country
 

22. New General description of client’s business or activities

 

LOBBYIST UPDATE

23. Name of each previously reported individual who is no longer expected to act as a lobbyist for the client

First Name
Last Name
Suffix
First Name
Last Name
Suffix
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ISSUE UPDATE

24. General lobbying issue that no longer pertains


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

25. Add the following affiliated organization(s)

Internet Address:

NameAddress Principal Place of Business
(city and state or country)
Street Address
CityState/ProvinceZipCountry
Lynden Incorporated
P.O. Box 3757
SeattleWA72917USA
City Seattle
State WACountry USA
Schneider National, Inc.
P.O. Box 2545
Green Bay WI54306USA
City Green Bay
State WICountry USA
AAA Cooper Transportaion
P.O. Box 6827
DothanAL36302USA
City Dothan
State ALCountry USA
Werner Enterprises, Inc.
14507 Frontier Road
OmahaNE68138USA
City Omaha
State NECountry USA
Bendix Comm. Veh. Systems LLC
9109 Cleveland Street
ElyriaOH44035USA
City Elyria
State OHCountry USA
Michelin North America Inc.
5365 Eiger Place, N.W.
IssaquahWA98027USA
City Issaquah
State WACountry USA
Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions
2905 N. Hwy. 61
MuscatineIA46319USA
City Muscatine
State IACountry USA
U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
4080 Jenkins Road
ChattanoogaTN37421USA
City Chattanooga
State TNCountry USA
Meritor, Inc.
2135 West Maple Road
TroyMI48084USA
City Troy
State MICountry USA
Penske Truck Leasing
P.O. Box 563
ReadingPA19603USA
City Reading
State PACountry USA
Great West Casualty Company
1100 West 29th Street
South Sioux CityNE68776USA
City South Sioux City
State NECountry USA
C.R. England, Inc
4701 West 2100 South
Salt Lake CityUT84120USA
City Salt Lake City
State UTCountry USA
Carlile Transportation Systems, Inc.
1100 West 29th Street
AnchorageAK99501USA
City Anchorage
State AKCountry USA
PACCAR Inc.
P.O. Box 1518
BellevueWA98009USA
City Bellevue
State WACountry USA
Mack Trucks, Inc.
7825 National Service Road
GreensboroNC27409USA
City Greensboro
State NCCountry USA
Saia, Inc.
11465 Johns Creek Parkway
DuluthGA30097USA
City Duluth
State GACountry USA
Crete Carrier Corporation
400 NW 56th Street
LincolnNE68528USA
City Lincoln
State NECountry USA
Heartland Express, Inc. of Iowa
901 North Kansas Avenue
North LibertyIA52317USA
City North Liberty
State IACountry USA
Dupre' Logistics, LLC
201 Energy Parkway
LafayetteLA70508USA
City Lafayette
State LACountry USA
Carrier Transicold
700 Olympic Drive
AthensGA30601USA
City Athens
State GACountry USA
Hendrickson
800 South Frontage Road
WoodridgeIL60517USA
City Woodridge
State ILCountry USA
Wabash National Corp.
P.O. Box 6129
LafayetteIN47903USA
City Lafayette
State INCountry USA
Hyundai Translead
8880 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 600
San DiegoCA92108USA
City San Diego
State CACountry USA

26. Name of each previously reported organization that is no longer affiliated with the registrant or client

1 14 27
2 15 28
3 16 29
4 17 30
5 18 31
6 19 32
7 20 33
8 21 34
9 22 35
10 23 36
11 24 37
12 25 38
13 26 39

FOREIGN ENTITIES

27. Add the following foreign entities:

NameAddressPrincipal place of business
(city and state or country)
Amount of contribution for lobbying activitiesOwnership percentage in client
Street Address
CityState/ProvinceCountry
City
State Country
%

28. Name of each previously reported foreign entity that no longer owns, or controls, or is affiliated with the registrant, client or affiliated organization

1 27 53
2 28 54
3 29 55
4 30 56
5 31 57
6 32 58
7 33 59
8 34 60
9 35 61
10 36 62
11 37 63
12 38 64
13 39 65
14 40 66
15 41 67
16 42 68
17 43 69
18 44 70
19 45 71
20 46 72
21 47 73
22 48 74
23 49 75
24 50 76
25 51 77
26 52 78