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U.S. Travel Reacts to Updated CDC Guidance

July 28, 2021

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued a statement on the CDC’s updated guidance announced yesterday.

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U.S. Travel Reacts to England Reopening Plan

July 28, 2021

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued a statement on the news that England would soon begin welcoming fully vaccinated Americans.

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U.S. Travel Endorses Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, Urges Congress to Press Ahead

July 27, 2021

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued a statement on the bipartisan infrastructure framework.

 

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U.S. Travel Reacts to Travel Ban Announcement

July 26, 2021

U.S. Travel's Tori Emerson Barnes issued a statement on the Biden administration’s decision to uphold travel restrictions. 

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U.S. Travel Announces Extension for Dow, Followed by CEO Transition in 2022

July 21, 2021

U.S. Travel President and CEO Roger Dow will extend his leadership through next July (2022), at which time he will retire from his position following 17 years of service.

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U.S. Travel Reacts to Canada, Mexico Border Closure Extension

July 21, 2021

U.S. Travel's Tori Barnes issued a statement on the announcement that the United States has extended border restrictions on Mexico and Canada through August 21.

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June 09, 2021
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U.S. Travel welcomed Christine Duffy , president of Carnival Cruise Line, as the association's national chair , leading a board representing a diverse cross-section of travel business sectors. In this brief video message to the U.S. Travel membership, Christine shares her perspective on equipping...


March 23, 2021
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Roger Dow speaks with two Travelzoo general managers, James Clarke from the U.K., and Christian Smart from Germany, about the current state and the road ahead for global long-haul travel.


January 27, 2021
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We must all work together to write travel's next great chapter.


January 13, 2021
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As we look ahead to the start of our recovery in 2021, membership at U.S. Travel is evolving to meet the changing needs of this industry. To ensure we are meeting the needs of the entire travel ecosystem as we face an entirely new chapter, we have re-imagined our membership structure and offering...


December 16, 2020
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Travel was poised for extraordinary growth in 2020 until an unrivaled crisis brought a complete shutdown, stalling years of progress and challenging us like never before.


November 16, 2020
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On November 16, 2020, the Meetings Means Business Coalition held their Fall Board Meeting in Washington, D.C., discussing the importance of face-to-face meetings with health and safety as the top priority.