Concise takes on the latest industry research, general association news, and the policy developments and current events that are affecting travel to and within the United States.

All The Itinerary

August 20, 2020
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Congress should consider a stand-alone bill to freeze federal per diem rates for at least the next two years.

August 19, 2020
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There is a straightforward action that the federal government can take right now to get our economy on the path to recovery: increase the federal role in COVID-19 testing.

August 04, 2020
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The funding provided by the Great American Outdoors Act will ensure access for generations to come and meet the growing demands of parks and recreation travelers.

August 03, 2020
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We all have a role to play in ensuring a safe and healthy travel experience: wear a mask, sanitize surfaces and wash hands frequently, and stay home if you are feeling sick.

July 31, 2020
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Following months of positive engagement with Congress, we are pleased to report there is much to like in the HEALS Act, the Senate version of the next round of coronavirus relief.

July 17, 2020
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Several of the bill’s important policy changes mirror U.S. Travel’s own recommendations.