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Industry assesses impact of midterm election results

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Only hours after the polls closed in last week’s midterm election, the industry’s lobbyists were scrambling to determine whether Republican control of the Senate should have travel companies popping champagne corks or preparing for a fight when the next Congress convenes. By late last week, the consensus seemed to be that the answer depended on the issue in question, that some opportunities had opened up while others might be threatened.