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U.S. Travel Industry Calls on Congress to Pass USMCA

December 09, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement voicing strong support for passage of the U.S-Mexico-Canada trade agreement now awaiting congressional action:

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Travel Employment Increases for Fourth Consecutive Month in November

December 06, 2019

Travel employment continued its expansion by adding 15,800 jobs in November. 

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U.S. Travel Applauds Global Entry for Brazil

November 27, 2019

U.S. Travel's Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the announcement that citizens of Brazil can soon join the Global Entry program.

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CBP to Consolidate Fees, Applications for Trusted Traveler Programs

November 22, 2019

Customs and Border Protection is planning a major move to streamline the application process of some of its trusted traveler programs.

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Bob Moore and Nancy Novogrod Inducted into U.S. Travel Hall of Leaders

November 21, 2019

Travel industry leaders Bob Moore and Nancy Novogrod were inducted into the U.S. Travel Association Hall of Leaders on Wednesday.

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Travel Community Praises Brand USA Markup in U.S. House

November 20, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on House Energy and Commerce Committee passage of legislation to reauthorize Brand USA. 

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November 20, 2019
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U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on House Energy and Commerce Committee passage of legislation to reauthorize Brand USA. 

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November 19, 2019
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U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement:

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November 14, 2019
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U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce’s overwhelming passage of legislation to reauthorize Brand USA (H.R. 3851):

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November 08, 2019
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U.S. Travel's Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the announcement that DHS is seeking to offer an online process to obtain REAL IDs.

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November 06, 2019
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U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announcement that Poland has officially been designated a member of the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). 

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November 05, 2019
Travel Trends Index

Travel to and within the United States grew 2.2% year-over-year in September, according to the U.S. Travel Association’s latest Travel Trends Index (TTI), marking the industry’s 117th straight month of growth.

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