Articles tagged “white house”

White House Gives September 1 Deadline for Stalled Airline Contact Tracing Plan

White House Gives September 1 Deadline for Stalled Airline Contact Tracing Plan

David Shepardson, Reuters

With concerns of a second wave growing, there's going to be mounting pressure to conclude discussions over the best way to collect data from passengers.

2 months ago

The U.S. Might Not Welcome Foreign Visitors for Months

The U.S. Might Not Welcome Foreign Visitors for Months

Ted Hesson, Steve Holland, and David Shepardson, Reuters

Tuns out it is easier to ban travel than it is to permit it again.

3 months ago

United Airlines Hires Former White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest

United Airlines Hires Former White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Tom Lowry, Skift

He may have served in one of the most scandal-free administrations in recent White House history, so former press secretary Josh Earnest will be tested in this new role. No CEO has been under fire quite like Oscar Munoz in the past year.

2 years ago

U.S. Removes Chad From Travel Ban List

U.S. Removes Chad From Travel Ban List

Ken Thomas, Associated Press

It seems like Chad's inclusion was down to a bureaucratic mix-up rather than anything more strategic. All eyes are now on the Supreme Court for the impending decision on the overall legality of President Trump's travel bans.

2 years ago

The White House’s Dream for Better U.S. Airports for International Arrivals

The White House’s Dream for Better U.S. Airports for International Arrivals

Dan Peltier, Skift

This is a good start to making the international arrivals process fast and painless for international travelers but how welcoming CBP officers and airport staff are will also be key to positive first impressions.

5 years ago

White House Tours To Resume On Reduced Schedule

White House Tours To Resume On Reduced Schedule

Darlene Superville , Associated Press

White House tours for the public were a victim of sequestration earlier this year. They are making a comeback now on a reduced schedule, but their future is a sketchy as the prospects of Republicans and Democrats coming to an agreement on the next budget deal.

7 years ago