AHLA Releases New Fact Sheets for States

AHLA Releases New Fact Sheets for States

New state fact sheets were recently created from AHLA’s Economic Impact Study conducted by Oxford Economics. This is the most thorough economic impact analysis of the hotel and lodging industry to date. The data reveals that the industry is a driver of economic...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE February 5, 2017

Balance the Budget The state’s fiscal year will end 6/30/17.  Before the Legislature begins work on the next biennial budget (2017/18 – 2018/19), they have a small matter to clean-up.  A $145 million-ish hole in the current budget. LB22 was introduced on...

Fischer, Klobuchar Introduce “Kari’s Law”

U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), along with Senators John Cornyn (R-Texas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), introduced S. 2553, The Kari’s Law Act. The bill would require multiline telephone systems (MLTS),...

Day at the Capitol

It was great to meet so many members at your visit to the State Capitol last Wednesday. The networking opportunity with your senators will pay dividends for you and the Association. Please feel free to come to the Capitol any time and engage in the process. LB821, the...