Security and efficiency are not mutually exclusive. Rather, they are equally important and equally achievable objectives.

Quick Facts

Trusted traveler programs offer a faster security screening process to pre-vetted domestic and international travelers, alleviating long lines and freeing both TSA and CBP officers to focus on unknown passengers.

In the interest of national security and providing a safe, efficient journey for travelers, U.S. Travel strongly advocates for the expansion of trusted traveler programs.


Research, News and Commentary on Trusted Traveler Programs

Friday Check-In

Friday Check-In | May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

In this week’s Friday Check-in, we’ll spotlight the latest infrastructure updates, share information regarding REAL ID compliance, discuss progress on Brand USA renewal and highlight the 51st...

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Lower America’s Trade Deficit: Say “Konnichiwa” to Japanese Visitors

April 26, 2019

While the popularity of Japanese cars and electronics presents a difficult hurdle in lowering America’s manufacturing deficit, there is an industry that continues to enjoy a trade surplus with Japan: travel.

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Visa Waiver Program, Global Entry Strengthen Ties with Allied Nations

March 21, 2019

We have long extolled the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) and Global Entry—both of which make travel to the United States simultaneously more efficient and more secure—as shining examples of innovative, successful policymaking.

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