U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Geoff Freeman issued the following statement on the U.S. Senate confirmation of David Pekoske to lead the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for a second term:

“U.S. Travel congratulates David Pekoske on his confirmation to a second term as TSA administrator, a crucial role that provides a safe, secure and efficient travel experience across America’s transportation systems. A proven leader, Administrator Pekoske brings strong institutional knowledge and a deep understanding of transportation security to the agency. U.S. Travel is pleased to continue its productive relationship with Administrator Pekoske and the TSA as we rebuild our industry and look ahead to a more innovative future for travel.”


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Greg Staley

Senior Vice President, Communications

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