May 12, 2015
U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the U.S. Senate’s failure to advance Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) on a procedural vote:
Travel Exports Outpace Others in First Quarter
May 8, 2015
David Huether, senior vice president for research and economics at the U.S. Travel Association provides analysis on this week’s Labor Department employment report and the Commerce Department export report.
Over 400 Events Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week in America
May 7, 2015
From coast to coast, destination marketers in over 400 U.S. cities planned major events to mark National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), held this year between May 2 and May 10.
April 30, 2015
Travel leaders from across the country visited the White House Wednesday to brief key Obama Administration officials on the value of international trade to local and regional economies.
April 23, 2015
U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation hearing on FAA Reauthorization: Airport Issues and Infrastructure Financing:
New Senior Director of Government Relations Committed to Advancing Federal Policies that Strengthen and Promote Travel in America
April 20, 2015
The U. S. Travel Association on Monday announced that Jena Baker McNeill is the association’s new senior director of government relations. McNeill will bolster the team’s efforts to promote policies that increase travel to and within the U.S.
April 16, 2015
U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement supporting the introduction of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation in Congress:
April 8, 2015
U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs Jonathan Grella issued the following statement on a Congressional Research Service report, unearthed by the Business Travel Coalition via WikiLeaks, finding that U.S. airlines received $155 billion in federal subsidies between 1919 and 1998:
April 3, 2015
David Huether, senior vice president for research and economics at the U.S. Travel Association, provides analysis on today’s Labor Department employment report and the Commerce Department export report for February:
March 27, 2015
U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement upon the announced retirement of Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid:
Distinguished Partner Awards Recognize Recipients’ Efforts to Advance Travel
March 27, 2015
The U.S. Travel Association honored Choose Chicago and U.S. Department of State official Edward Ramotowski with its Distinguished Partner awards for their efforts to support and advance travel to and across America. The awards were presented at Destination Capitol Hill, the travel industry's premier legislative fly-in for promoting travel-friendly policies to support one of America's strongest economic sectors.