In her new role, Porter will be responsible for both political fundraising from among the association membership, and for growing the organization’s grassroots program to increase political education and involvement across the travel industry.
The U.S. Travel Association and the International Franchise Association voiced strong support for new legislation that would provide relief for hard-hit hotel workers until travel returns to pre-pandemic levels.
The U.S. Travel Association voiced strong support for the PPP Extension Act of 2021, which would implement the Paycheck Protection Program extension U.S. Travel has pushed for.
U.S. Travel Association issued the following statement on the meeting between U.S. airlines and White House coronavirus response officials.
Latest data shows sector’s workers hurting worst of any industry by far.
These distressing figures arrive as Congress continues to negotiate a coronavirus relief package before the end of the year.