Federal Issues

AkH&LA members can depend on the AH&LA governmental affairs staff in Washington to look after their interests on Capitol Hill. The Governmental Affairs department is here to keep AH&LA members as well as the state associations up-to-date on public policy and legislative matters and win victories on issues that affect the American hospitality industry.

Whether the issue involves your employees' right to work, labor needs, or to reduce your tax burden, your team in Washington will safeguard your investment and hard work. We help you maximize your profits through the legislative process

Key Issues

U.S. Department of Labor Wage & Hour Audit Resource Guide

Internet Booking Tax (Online Travel Companies and Local Hotel/Room/Occupancy Taxes 

Travel Promotion Act (S. 1023/ H.R. 1299)