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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For the past few years, the talk of The Lodging Conference in Phoenix had been focused on the economic recovery, solid industry projections and “cautious optimism.” With the word cautious no longer necessary, the economic outlook took a backseat this year to the seemingly unending parade of new lifestyle brands.