201411.06
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AH&LA, 80+ Hotel Organizations Call on House Leadership to Pass TRIA Now

Washington, D.C. – November 6, 2014 – In the wake of the midterm elections, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA), along with more than 80 other hotel industry groups including hotel brands, management companies, real estate investment trusts  REITs), owners and state hotel associations, called on the House of Representatives to get back to work and pass the…

201407.17
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GOP rift holds up terrorism insurance bill

By Jarrad Saffren, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — A bill that would extend legislation with bipartisan and industry support is being held up by internal disagreements among House Republicans, Rep. Pete King, R-N.Y., said Wednesday. The legislation protects property owners against financial losses from terrorist attacks, which insurers and developers say is critical to keeping large construction…

201407.17
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Senate Overwhelmingly Passes TRIA Legislation by 93-4 Vote

Bipartisan Legislation Would Extend Vital Program for Seven Years WASHINGTON, DC – The Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) today praised the Senate for overwhelmingly approving a seven-year extension of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) and urged members of both houses to work quickly to get a bill to the president’s desk. Senators voted 93-4 to reauthorize…

201406.03
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CIAT Applauds Banking Committee’s Support of Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

WASHINGTON, DC, JUNE 3 — The Coalition to Insure Against Terrorism (CIAT) on Tuesday welcomed the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee’s unanimous approval of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 and expressed hope that the full Senate and US Congress would work quickly to reauthorize the critical program. “Chairman Johnson,…