FEDERAL UPDATE – AUGUST 20, 2020

Urge Congress to Act: The U.S. House of Representatives is coming back to Washington this weekend to consider emergency legislation pertaining to the USPS. Reports suggest that congressional leadership also sees this as an opportunity to advance an additional coronavirus recovery bill, which means we have an opportunity to secure relief. We are urgently requesting travel […]

FEDERAL UPDATE – August 13, 2020

Urge Congress to Act: Recently, Representatives Van Taylor (R-TX), Al Lawson (D-FL), and Andy Barr (R-KY) introduced bipartisan legislation, The Helping Open Properties Endeavor (HOPE) Act (H.R. 7809). This legislation would provide borrowers of commercial mortgages with financial assistance through the HOPE Preferred Equity lending facility. The bill would help prevent commercial real estate foreclosures […]

SAVE THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Urgent! Important Phoenix Hospitality Meetings! Dear Members, We need your help! The City of Phoenix is hosting two public meetings about the Phoenix Healthy Tourism and Hospitality Ordinances this week which will drastically harm our industry. We need as many industry representatives as possible to join the virtual meetings. Please share this action alert with your management […]

AHLA RELEASES NEW SURVEY ON 2020 TRAVEL TRENDS

Forty-four percent of American are planning overnight vacation or leisure travel in 2020, according to a survey conducted by Morning Consult and commissioned by AHLA. Interest in road trips, family events, and long weekends over the summer months is high. Here are the top findings: Encouragingly, 68% of these expectant travelers say they are likely […]