Greg Fulton

FULTON: THERE’S A SMART WAY TO DO THINGS

The best environmental program you’ve never heard of — and it’s from the government

GUEST COLUMNIST

What if I told you that there was a voluntary federal program that has resulted in a savings of 5 billion gallons of fuel, saved $16.8 billion in fuel costs, and reduced carbon monoxide emissions by over 52 million tons since the program’s inception in 2004. You probably wouldn’t believe it.

While we hear stories in the media about government boondoggles, very rarely do we hear about those public programs that do work and may even exceed expectations.

FULTON: ‘REGULATORY DRAG’ DRAINS CRITICAL TIME AND MONEY

To keep on trucking, we need to move toward smarter and simpler regulation

The Colorado Statesman

Recent statistics reflect that over 90 percent of the trucking companies in Colorado are made up of businesses that have 20 or less employees. Very few of these companies have a staff attorney, regulatory director, or tax specialist. Yet because of the increasing complex web of laws and regulations in our state and country, almost all of these companies at one time during the year will need to retain the services of one of these specialists.