Global Meetings Industry Day: More Handshakes, Fewer “Nice to E-meet You”s

March 20, 2019

Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), the annual celebration of the $2.65 trillion meetings and events industry, will take place on April 4. 

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Travel Matters to the Economy

March 19, 2019

For this year’s National Travel and Tourism Week (May 5-11), we are spotlighting a different example each day of why travel matters to America. Use Sunday, May 5 to celebrate how travel matters to the economy.

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U.S. Travel Promotes Barnes to EVP as Grella Departs

March 14, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Thursday announced the promotion of Tori Barnes to Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy following the departure of Jonathan Grella.

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New Maps Show How Congestion Is Pushing U.S. Cities Farther Apart

March 13, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association distributed a series of maps outlining the country’s surface congestion problems to the House Highways and Transit Subcommittee ahead of the panel’s Wednesday...

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Destination Capitol Hill: Make Travel’s Voice Heard in Washington

March 13, 2019

DCH ensures that our industry’s collective voice is heard, and that our elected representatives have a solid understanding of travel’s contributions to the American economy, as well as the important issues facing our industry.

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U.S. Travel Thanks Congress, POTUS for Supporting Public Lands

March 12, 2019

"The broad value of our public lands is evident in this bill’s bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress."

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