WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 14 – AAHOA President and CEO Chip Rogers issued the following statement regarding the leadership elections that took place in the House and Senate today:
“America’s hoteliers congratulate Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on their elections to lead their parties in the 116th Congress. We look forward to working with them to prioritize small business owners and the employees who keep America’s economic engine running.
“AAHOA also extends its congratulations to Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Thune, Senate GOP conference Chair Sen. Jodi Ernst, Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin, Assistant Democratic Leader Patty Murray, House Minority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise, and House Republican Conference Chair Rep. Liz Cheney. We look forward to the outcome of the House Democrat leadership elections and encourage whomever is chosen to lead to follow the pro-growth, pro-job example set by Speaker Ryan.”
Contact: Peter Clerkin