US airlines, travel industry push White House to end pre-travel testing
White House officials met Tuesday with travel industry officials, who pressed the Biden administration to end its requirements that vaccinated international travelers take a coronavirus test before flying to the United States.
Airlines for America, representing major US air carriers, and the US Travel Association, representing the broad travel and tourism industry, said they argued the requirement does not match the current threat from Covid-19.
They also say the requirement is harming the US economy.
"Quite frankly, the only impact the pre-departure testing requirement is having is a chilling effect on an already...