Press Releases

NATSO Statement on President Trump's Infrastructure Remarks

NATSO President and CEO Lisa Mullings issued this statement today following President Trump's remarks at the Department of Transportation announcing a new infrastructure council. More

NATSO Issues Statement on Trump Administration's Proposal Calling for Tolls and Commercial Rest Areas

The proposals to toll Interstates and commercialize Interstate rest areas threaten the businesses that serve interstate highway travelers, such as travel plazas, convenience stores and restaurants. Oftentimes, these businesses are the economic backbone of More

Fuels Groups Unveil Video Illuminating Harms of Shifting RFS Compliance Responsibility from Refiners to Retailers

A new video unveiled today by NATSO, representing the nation's truckstops and travel plazas, the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) and the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA) demonstrates how shifting the complianc More

Truckstop and Travel Plaza Industry Calls on Washington During National Transportation Week

Members of the nation's truckstop and travel plaza community met with their elected officials on Capitol Hill this week to push for sustainable highway funding as well as to voice concerns with efforts to repeal debit swipe fee reform. More

NATSO, Others Urge Congress to Extend, Phase Out Biodiesel Tax Credit

NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, and a coalition of trade associations representing the entire biodiesel supply chain, today urged Congress to extend the biodiesel blenders' tax credit as it considers tax reform l More

NATSO Condemns Legislation to Convert Biodiesel Blenders' Tax Credit To Producers' Credit

NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, today denounced The American Renewable Fuel and Job Creation Act of 2017 introduced by Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) that seeks to extend the $1 per gallon biodiesel tax credit b More

NATSO Foundation Partners With DHS Blue Campaign to Fight Human Trafficking

The NATSO Foundation today announced a new partnership between the NATSO Foundation and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Blue Campaign to combat human trafficking. More

NATSO Applauds "Investing in America: A Penny for Progress" - Legislation That Would Boost Highway Funding

NATSO President and CEO Lisa Mullings issued the following statement following Congressman DeFazio's (D-Ore.) introduction of “Investing in America: A Penny for Progress.” This legislation authorizes the U.S. Department of Treasury to issue 30-year In More

NATSO Statement on Moving RFS Compliance Obligation Downstream

NATSO issued the following statement Feb. 27 along with SIGMA after learning that President Trump may issue an executive order shifting the RFS compliance obligation downstream. More

Fuel Retailers, Marketers and End Users Urge EPA to Maintain Current RFS Compliance Requirements

As the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) public comment period on the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) closes today, NATSO is encouraged by the vast support to keep the current compliance structure under the RFS. NATSO, in collaboration with other indust More