AH&LA Sees Opportunity in 113th Congress
Friday November 9th, 2012 - 12:02AM W
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WASHINGTON, DC–In the aftermath of this week's national election, the Legislative Affairs Department of the American Hotel & Lodging Association is already focused on promoting the industry's agenda to the incoming 113th Congress.
Among the issues front and center at the AH&LA as it lobbies members on Capital Hill are travel promotion, visa waiver countries, comprehensive immigration reform, the Affordable Care Act scheduled to be implemented in a year, the National Labor Relations Board and Federal green travel protocols.
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The theme of this year’s ALIS conference was “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.” But, lets face it, there are always going to be some people who aren’t happy unless they are worried about something—whether it’s the Fed potentially raising interest rates or that the price of oil is now too low, threatening to cripple the economies of some foreign nations.