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AHLA Urges Congress to Support Brand USA

AHLA Urges Congress to Support Brand USA

Citing that the program drives $21 billion in business sales and 2 million jobs, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) on Tuesday urged Congress to support Brand USA, a public-private partnership that promotes international travel to the U.S. “Travel ...

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Legislation Introduced to Combat Online Hotel Booking Scams

Legislation Introduced to Combat Online Hotel Booking Scams

On Wednesday, a group of bipartisan Senate and House leaders introduced legislation aimed at stopping online hotel booking scams that are increasingly impacting consumers and hoteliers alike. The Stop Online Booking Scams Act was introduced by U.S. Senators Steve Daines ...

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Navigating the Transition of Power

Navigating the Transition of Power

As we step into a new year and a new political dynamic here in Washington, AHLA and the hotel industry are looking forward to President-elect Donald Trump’s first 100 days, and we plan on working closely with his Administration and ...

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Senators Offer Hope to End Booking Scams

Senators Offer Hope to End Booking Scams

Regrettably, with all the great opportunities and conveniences of booking a hotel room online today also comes the mushrooming reality of increased scams. In fact, some 15 million online hotel booking scams occur every year. With most consumers searching at ...

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How Hoteliers Can Make a Difference on Election Day

How Hoteliers Can Make a Difference on Election Day

The final countdown to the presidential election is upon us—and what a ride it’s been. There’s no doubt that this election cycle will go down in the history books as one of the most unprecedented races of all time. Additionally, ...

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