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Press ReleaseJune 27, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, released the following statement today applauding the Senate's confirmation of Charlotte, NC Mayor Anthony Foxx to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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Press ReleaseJune 27, 2013

Travel industry veterans Randy Garfield of The Walt Disney Company and Mike Gallagher of CityPASS have been selected as the 2013 inductees into the U.S. Travel Hall of Leaders. Garfield and Gallagher will be honored during a dinner among more than 100 travel industry leaders during the U.S. Travel fall board meeting on November 21-22 at the Fairmont Washington, D.C.

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Press ReleaseJune 27, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, today released the following statement commending the U.S. Senate for approving S. 744, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, which recognizes the importance of travel – an industry that contributes $2.0 trillion per year to the U.S. economy and constitutes America's No. 1 services export.

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Press ReleaseJune 26, 2013

It’s half-time for the U.S. Travel Association’s Travel Blitz campaign and the drive toward the end zone continues. Travel organizations and businesses nationwide, including the Rhode Island Travel Industry, are staging events with Members of Congress to help make the case that travel is an economic engine in every community.

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Press ReleaseJune 25, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today announced that Courtney Temple is the association's new director of government relations, where she will strengthen the team's efforts to advance policies that increase travel to and within the United States. The newest addition to U.S. Travel's expanding government relations office, Temple joins the association after serving as U.S. Rep. Joe Heck's (R-NV) legislative director for more than two years.

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Press ReleaseJune 25, 2013

Roger Dow, president and CEO of the U.S. Travel Association, released the following statement today applauding the Senate's confirmation of Penny Pritzker to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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Press ReleaseJune 25, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today urged U.S. senators to approve S. 744, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act. As part of an historic opportunity to enact meaningful immigration reform, the legislation includes significant measures to improve the visa process and facilitation of air travelers coming to the United States.

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Press ReleaseJune 21, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today applauded Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Mark Kirk (R-IL) and 10 other Senators of both parties for their efforts to promote increased United States travel exports to China. The 12 Senators sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and Secretary of State John Kerry urging them to make travel and tourism a top economic priority at the upcoming U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue scheduled to be held in Washington, D.C., from July 8-12.

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Press ReleaseJune 12, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today announced locations for its next seven annual IPW marketplaces, locking in host cities that span America through 2020.

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Press ReleaseJune 12, 2013

The U.S. Travel Association today applauded Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) for introducing an amendment to S. 744, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act, that would help reduce wait times for both international visitors and domestic travelers at major U.S. gateway airports.

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