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U.S. Travel Reacts To England Reopening Plan

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the news that England would soon begin welcoming fully vaccinated Americans:
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U.S. Travel Reacts To Updated CDC Guidance

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the CDC’s updated guidance announced the day before yesterday:
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U.S. Travel Endorses Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, Urges Congress To Press Ahead

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the bipartisan infrastructure framework:
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U.S. Travel Reacts To Travel Ban Announcement

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the Biden administration’s decision to uphold travel restrictions:
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U.S. Travel Reacts To Canada, Mexico Border Closure Extension

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the announcement that the United States has extended border restrictions on Mexico and Canada through August 21:
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U.S. Travel Announces Extension For Dow, Followed By CEO Transition In 2022

The U.S. Travel Association announced today at its board of directors meeting that Roger Dow, as previously communicated to the U.S. Travel board, will extend his leadership as president and CEO of the association through next July (2022), at which time he will retire from his position following 17 years of service to the board and the association’s membership.
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U.S. Travel Association Reacts To Canada’s Border Reopening Plan

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement regarding the announcement that Canada will begin admitting vaccinated visitors for non-essential travel:
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Canada to open the door to vaccinated US citizens on Aug. 9

By Rob Gillies | Associated Press TORONTO — Canada announced Monday it will begin letting fully vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on Aug. 9, and those from the rest of the world on Sept. 7. Officials said the 14-day quarantine requirement will be waived as of Aug. 9 for eligible travelers who are currently residing in the United States and have received a full course of a COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in Canada. Public Safety Minister Bill Blair, who said he spoke with U.S. Homeland Secur...
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U.S. Travel Reacts To Biden Remark On Lifting Int'l Travel Ban To U.S.

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on President Biden’s remark on reopening international travel:
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U.S. Travel Welcomes U.S.-U.K. Move To Open Travel Corridor

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announcement that President Biden and U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson have agreed in advance of the G7 summit to reopen travel between their two countries as soon as possible:
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U.S. Travel Praises Administration Steps To Reopen Int’l Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the forthcoming announcement that the Biden administration will form “working groups” to determine the path to reopening international travel with Canada, the European Union, Mexico and the United Kingdom:
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11 things to consider for your post-pandemic travel plans

As the number of Californians getting fully vaccinated grows, and COVID-19 positivity rates continue to decline, it’s only natural that we’re all champing at the bit to travel. Where we can safely go and how we get there remain moving targets. So, we’ve put together key points to consider before you hit the road, take flight or sail away. 1. Road to recovery Financial losses to the U.S. travel industry during the last year have been staggering – $492 billion in revenues, or $1.6 billion per day,...
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Travel Industry Leaders Discuss Summer Travel Rebound At 15th Annual Travel Summit Hosted By BWH Hotel Group®

The 15th annual BWH Hotel Group Travel Summit was held virtually Friday, May 14 with a panel of top travel industry leaders from AAA, Google and the U.S. Travel Association. The panel discussion, led by Dorothy Dowling, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of BWH Hotel Group, focused on traveler sentiment, road and summer travel, as well as trends reshaping the industry’s rebound.
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Memorial Day travel by Southern Californians will increase 64%, most going by car

Southern Californians will be traveling this Memorial Day weekend in large numbers, buoyed by sharp decreases in coronavirus cases, increased vaccinations and spurred by pent-up demand from 15 months of safer-at-home orders, polls show. More than 2.8 million Southern Californians will take a trip, a 64% increase over the same period last year when the pandemic was in the early stages, the Automobile Club of Southern California is predicting. “Travel is back in a big way,” said Marie Montgomery, ...
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U.S. Travel Reacts To E.U. Plan To Reopen Borders

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement:
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Coronavirus: How travel is expected to improve this summer

The travel industry was one of the business sectors impacted the most by the global pandemic. Today, we look at how business and pleasure travel is shaping up for the summer months. How bad was 2020? Prior to the pandemic, U.S. travel accounted for $1.1 trillion in economic impact and 6% of the workforce. According to the U.S. Travel Association, U.S. travel was down by $492.3 billion in 2020 from the year before. Domestic travel was down $355.4 billion and leisure travel was down $247.7 billion...
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U.S. Travel Reacts To U.K. Placing U.S. On ‘Amber’ List For Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on today's release of the U.K.'s "traffic light system" for international travel:
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Travel And Franchise Industries Endorse ‘Save Hotel Jobs Act’

The U.S. Travel Association and the International Franchise Association (IFA) on Thursday voiced strong support for new legislation that would provide relief for hard-hit hotel workers until travel returns to pre-pandemic levels.
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US Travel Association calls for CDC to lift restrictions on cruise industry, allow sailing to resume

The U.S. Travel Association is joining the cruise industry in calling for the CDC to lift its order barring sailing in U.S. waters by this summer.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Final Tally: Travel Lost $1.1 Trillion In U.S. Economic Output In ‘20

Travel's economic footprint in the United States shrank a staggering 42% last year, from $2.6 trillion to $1.5 trillion, according to new end-of-year totals prepared for the U.S. Travel Association by the research firm Tourism Economics.
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U.S. Travel Endorses PPP Extension Bill, Urges Swift Passage

The U.S. Travel Association on Friday voiced strong support for the PPP Extension Act of 2021, a bipartisan and bicameral bill that would implement the Paycheck Protection Program extension U.S. Travel has pushed for as an essential part of economic relief.
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U.S. Travel Urges Ppp Fixes As Part Of Covid Relief

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement calling on Congress to prioritize enhancements to the Paycheck Protection Program as a critical element of economic relief from the pandemic:
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U.S. Travel Voices Support for President Biden’s American Rescue Plan

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement in support of the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package known as the American Rescue Plan:
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U.S. Travel Reacts to U.S. Airlines’ White House Meeting

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the meeting between U.S. airlines' chief executives and White House coronavirus response officials:
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Recent lifting of travel restrictions allow getaways — but are you ready to take a vacation?

With the restored cottages behind them, a couple takes a morning stroll on the beach at Crystal Cove State Park in Laguna Beach. (Photo by MARK RIGHTMIRE, Orange County Register/SCNG) As the sun sets and the clouds begin to glow, a woman walks along the beach at Crystal Cove State Park late on Tuesday afternoon, January 7, 2020 in Laguna Beach. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Evan Winn, 7, enjoys a swing set up by f...
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State of the Travel Industry Event Maps Out Comeback for Hardest-Hit U.S. Industry

"Travel's Next Great Chapter." That's how U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow described the coming era for the American travel and tourism industry following the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic that saw the industry lose 4.5 million jobs by the end of last year—the most of any U.S. industry.
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Dreams of Jackson Hole, Maui, Boston and Halifax: Marriott Bonvoy Inspires Travelers to “Press Play” on Planning

According to the U.S. Travel Association, 97 percent of Americans who have a trip planned experience more joy, happiness and alleviated stress. U.S. Travel's National Plan for Vacation Day on January 26 is the perfect opportunity to think ahead, spark wanderlust and make plans for a future trip.
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Reaction to President Biden’s Executive Orders on Travel

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the COVID-related executive orders issued by the White House Thursday, many of which pertain to travel:
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Travel Industry Welcomes President Biden, Vice President Harris

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the inauguration of Joseph R. Biden Jr. as the 46th president of the United States:
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U.S. Travel Applauds Biden Emergency Relief Plan

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on President-elect Biden's announced plan to combat the pandemic and provide direct relief to Americans:
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