Articles tagged “congress”

Airlines

Congress Considers Stricter Measures for Unruly Flyers After Hearing Tales of Abuse

Make airlines share information about banned and abusive flyers more readily. That was one suggestion to come out a Congressional hearing this week. And stop airport bars from selling booze in to-go cups.

Congress Considers Stricter Measures for Unruly Flyers After Hearing Tales of Abuse

Airline Weekly

A Bill to Ban Non-U.S. Airlines Flouting Labor Protections Could Get Vote

A Bill to Ban Non-U.S. Airlines Flouting Labor Protections Could Get Vote

Online Travel

There Is A Good Chance Google Travel’s Ambitions Are About To Be Reined In, Legislatively

There is a long lobbyist-filled journey ahead for this House committee-backed bill to cut Google Travel down to size. But it's an important step that was almost unthinkable a few years ago.

There Is A Good Chance Google Travel’s Ambitions Are About To Be Reined In, Legislatively

Coronavirus

What Long-Ignored U.S. Travel Execs Told a New Senate Subcommittee Focused on Tourism

The new bipartisan tourism subcommittee, co-chaired by senators from tourism-dependent states, kicked off Tuesday with testimony from travel executives on U.S. tourism's biggest recovery challenges ahead — and that in itself is another big light in the tunnel alongside vaccines.

What Long-Ignored U.S. Travel Execs Told a New Senate Subcommittee Focused on Tourism

Airline Weekly

American Airlines Backs Union on Fed Relief to Avoid 13,000 Furloughs

American Airlines Backs Union on Fed Relief to Avoid 13,000 Furloughs

Airline Weekly

United, Hawaiian Airlines Warn 15,000 Workers of Possible Furloughs After Reprieve

United, Hawaiian Airlines Warn 15,000 Workers of Possible Furloughs After Reprieve

Airline Weekly

U.S. Airlines Could Get $17 Billion in Relief if Bipartisan Covid Relief Is Approved

U.S. Airlines Could Get $17 Billion in Relief if Bipartisan Covid Relief Is Approved

Airline Weekly

Wild Week in Washington Ends With No Relief for Airline Workers

Wild Week in Washington Ends With No Relief for Airline Workers

Airline Weekly

Airlines Hold Out Hope for More Aid After Mnuchin, Pelosi Talk

Airlines Hold Out Hope for More Aid After Mnuchin, Pelosi Talk

Airline Weekly

House Speaker Pelosi Urges Airlines to Delay Furloughs as Congress Weighs More Aid

House Speaker Pelosi Urges Airlines to Delay Furloughs as Congress Weighs More Aid