Visit U.S. Announces Policy Agenda

Late last week, the Visit U.S. Coalition rolled out a targeted policy agenda aimed at reversing the decline in inbound international visitors to the U.S. ASAE joined the U.S. Travel Association and other pro-travel groups to launch the Visit U.S. Coalition in January. Research prepared by U.S. Travel shows that while global travel has increased… Read more »

Travel Ban Deemed Unconstitutional

A Virginia federal appeals court ruled earlier today that the latest version of President Trump’s travel ban is unconstitutional, though the Supreme Court has ordered the ban can stay in full effect until it takes up the case this spring. The Richmond, VA-based 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 9-4 that the Trump administration’s third… Read more »

ASAE Joins Visit U.S. Coalition

ASAE has joined the U.S. Travel Association and other pro-travel groups to launch the Visit U.S. Coalition, whose aim is to work with the administration to reverse the decline in international travel to the U.S. Research prepared by U.S. Travel shows that while global travel has increased 7.9 percent from 2015 to 2017, the U.S…. Read more »

Supreme Court Allows Travel Ban to Be Enforced

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Trump administration’s revised travel ban to be enforced while legal challenges proceed in the lower courts. The court’s opinion is “a substantial victory for the safety and security of the American people,” said Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a statement. “We are pleased to have defended this order… Read more »

Court Allows Latest Travel Ban to Take Effect

A federal appeals court in California on Monday allowed President Trump’s latest travel ban to partly take effect, excluding people from six mostly-Muslim countries who have a “bona fide relationship” in the U.S. In a brief two-paragraph order, a three-judge panel from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit said the travel ban… Read more »