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FEDERAL AGENDA

TOURISM & HOSPITALITY

  • Supports federal assistance programs/funding for travel and tourism businesses to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and grow their businesses post-pandemic.

    • Adequate funding and streamlining of the Customs and Entry Process

    • Full adoption and implementation of the Real I.D. (specific type of DL that states need to have, was supposed to go into effect in October, but has been sidelined due to COVID-19)

    • Expansion of the Trusted Traveler Program

    • Efficient Visa Reforms and accessible Visa Waivers

    • Securing additional Open Skies agreements to provide additional access to international travelers

  • Supports Brand USA.
     

  • Supports necessary funding for the U.S. Interstate Highway System, public transportation systems, and specifically the airline industry and airport system.

 

  • Supports sufficient funding for maintenance, construction, and staffing for the national park system.
     

  • Supports strong relationships and economic programs to support and increase travel between the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
     

  • Supports protection of Travel and Tourism Interests.