August 9, 2012
Statement by Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, on today's announcement by the Department of Transportation that airline industry performance has improved.
August 3, 2012
David Huether, senior vice president of economics and research at the U.S. Travel Association, provides analysis on the Labor Department's report that the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 8.3 percent for July 2012.
Announcement Follows U.S. Travel Recommendation
July 12, 2012
U.S. Travel commended the Department of Homeland Security for announcing a Statement of Intent to establish a Visa Waiver Program (VWP) Working Group with Brazil.
July 11, 2012
David Huether, senior vice president of economics and research at the U.S. Travel Association, provides analysis on the Commerce Department's announcement on international trade.
July 6, 2012
Since the employment recovery began in March of 2011, the travel industry has created 271,000 new jobs and has created jobs at a pace that has been 26 percent faster than the rest of the economy.
June 29, 2012
The U.S. Travel Association commends the House of Representatives for their passage of the "'Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2012," H.R. 1447.
June 29, 2012
Statement by Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, on today’s passage of the conference report on the “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21stCentury Act” (MAP-21 Act):
June 26, 2012
CEOs representing the nation's top travel destinations gathered in Washington, D.C., June 25-26 for the U.S. Travel Association's inaugural Destination CEO Roundtable, a forum for CEOs from leading destination marketing organizations to address pressing issues facing destinations across the country.
June 22, 2012
The U.S. Travel Association today applauded the G20 leaders for recognizing the role travel plays in job creation and economic growth and development. For the first time, travel was included in the Leaders Declaration issued at the conclusion of the summit.
June 21, 2012
Statement by Roger Dow regarding the resignation of Commerce Secretary John Bryson