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 Name b. Telephone Number c. E-mail
 Mr.
 Bill Graves
 2025446245
 mphillips@trucking.org
5. Senate ID#
 3628-12
7. Client Name Self Check if client is a state or local government or instrumentality
 American Trucking Associations
6. House ID#
 304540000
TYPE OF REPORT 8. 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. Lobbying 13. 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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 Name Last Name Suffix 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:

Name Address Principal Place of Business
(city and state or country)
Street Address
City State/Province Zip Country
Lynden Incorporated
P.O. Box 3757
Seattle WA 72917 USA
City Seattle
State WA Country USA
Schneider National, Inc.
P.O. Box 2545
Green Bay WI 54306 USA
City Green Bay
State WI Country USA
AAA Cooper Transportaion
P.O. Box 6827
Dothan AL 36302 USA
City Dothan
State AL Country USA
Werner Enterprises, Inc.
14507 Frontier Road
Omaha NE 68138 USA
City Omaha
State NE Country USA
Bendix Comm. Veh. Systems LLC
9109 Cleveland Street
Elyria OH 44035 USA
City Elyria
State OH Country USA
Michelin North America Inc.
5365 Eiger Place, N.W.
Issaquah WA 98027 USA
City Issaquah
State WA Country USA
Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions
2905 N. Hwy. 61
Muscatine IA 46319 USA
City Muscatine
State IA Country USA
U.S. Xpress Enterprises, Inc.
4080 Jenkins Road
Chattanooga TN 37421 USA
City Chattanooga
State TN Country USA
Meritor, Inc.
2135 West Maple Road
Troy MI 48084 USA
City Troy
State MI Country USA
Penske Truck Leasing
P.O. Box 563
Reading PA 19603 USA
City Reading
State PA Country USA
Great West Casualty Company
1100 West 29th Street
South Sioux City NE 68776 USA
City South Sioux City
State NE Country USA
C.R. England, Inc
4701 West 2100 South
Salt Lake City UT 84120 USA
City Salt Lake City
State UT Country USA
Carlile Transportation Systems, Inc.
1100 West 29th Street
Anchorage AK 99501 USA
City Anchorage
State AK Country USA
PACCAR Inc.
P.O. Box 1518
Bellevue WA 98009 USA
City Bellevue
State WA Country USA
Mack Trucks, Inc.
7825 National Service Road
Greensboro NC 27409 USA
City Greensboro
State NC Country USA
Saia, Inc.
11465 Johns Creek Parkway
Duluth GA 30097 USA
City Duluth
State GA Country USA
Crete Carrier Corporation
400 NW 56th Street
Lincoln NE 68528 USA
City Lincoln
State NE Country USA
Heartland Express, Inc. of Iowa
901 North Kansas Avenue
North Liberty IA 52317 USA
City North Liberty
State IA Country USA
Dupre' Logistics, LLC
201 Energy Parkway
Lafayette LA 70508 USA
City Lafayette
State LA Country USA
Carrier Transicold
700 Olympic Drive
Athens GA 30601 USA
City Athens
State GA Country USA
Hendrickson
800 South Frontage Road
Woodridge IL 60517 USA
City Woodridge
State IL Country USA
Wabash National Corp.
P.O. Box 6129
Lafayette IN 47903 USA
City Lafayette
State IN Country USA
Hyundai Translead
8880 Rio San Diego Drive, Suite 600
San Diego CA 92108 USA
City San Diego
State CA Country 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:

Name Address Principal place of business
(city and state or country)
Amount of contribution for lobbying activities Ownership percentage in client
Street Address
City State/Province Country
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
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10 36 62
11 37 63
12 38 64
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16 42 68
17 43 69
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22 48 74
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