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Press ReleaseOctober 17, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today praised the White House and Congress for bringing an end to the federal shutdown that had crippled much of the country's travel economy since October 1.

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Press ReleaseOctober 15, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, issued the following statement on the Department of the Interior's announcement that would allow state governments to fund the re-opening of some national parks and attractions.

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Press ReleaseOctober 11, 2013

In a letter delivered today to the President and Congress, the U.S. Travel Association released a new analysis that estimates the partial government shutdown costs the U.S. $152 million a day in economic output due to lost travel-related activity, affecting as many as 450,000 American workers directly or indirectly supported by the travel industry.

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Press ReleaseOctober 11, 2013

On November 20, the U.S. Travel Association will host travel and transportation leaders at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. for its inaugural Connecting America Through Travel (CATT) conference. The forum's goal: to pursue innovative ideas and solutions to revitalize America's travel infrastructure.

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Press ReleaseOctober 09, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today applauded the ascension of U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) as the new co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Travel and Tourism Caucus alongside Sam Farr (D-CA), co-chair of the Caucus since 1997.

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Press ReleaseOctober 04, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today released excerpts of stories from America's travel community that provide a frontline picture of the damage already being done to America's travel economy by the federal government shutdown.

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Press ReleaseSeptember 30, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, today issued the following statement urging Members of Congress and the Administration to avoid the impending federal government shutdown.

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Press ReleaseSeptember 18, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association released a report Wednesday detailing the severe economic consequences that result from often lengthy wait times experienced by millions of travelers in the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) entry process, and proposing 20 policy changes to address the problem.

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Press ReleaseSeptember 06, 2013

David Huether, senior vice president of research and economics at the U.S. Travel Association, provides analysis on Friday's Labor Department jobs report.

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Press ReleaseSeptember 06, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, released the following statement on departing Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano.

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