Experts and travelers agree: A better visa process means more travelers to the United States.

11/21/11
America's Lost Decade of Tourism
Wall Street Journal

11/18/11
City of Los Angeles Resolution (pdf) 

11/1/11
Made in America: Visa Process Slows Down Tourism
ABC World News

10/21/11
Bill Would Encourage Foreigners to Buy U.S. Homes
Los Angeles Times

10/24/11
U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Help Foreign Investors Buy U.S. Homes
Examiner.com

10/20/11
Foreigners' Sweetener: Buy House, Get a Visa
Wall Street Journal

10/19/11
Visiting the U.S. from China Means a Long Visa Wait
Los Angeles Times

10/19/11
U.S. Politicians Support Visa-Waiver Plan
Taipei Times

10/18/11
Excluding Poland from Visa Waivers Painful
Chicago Tribune

10/17/11
Chinese Face Hurdles in Attempts to Visit U.S.
Los Angeles Times

10/11/11
How Visa Reform Could Benefit Jobs and Homeland Security
The Heritage Foundation 

10/9/11
Boosting America's Economy with Visa Reform
The Economist

10/4/11
Bill Aims to Boost Tourism, Jolt U.S. Economy
The Hill

10/4/11
Visa Reform Deserves Welcome Mat
Los Angeles Business Journal

10/3/11
Not So Easy to Get a Tourist Visa
Washington Post

10/3/11
More!
Travel Weekly

10/1/11
Visa Waiver Talks with U.S. Enter Final Stages
China Post

9/30/11
Reform Visa Policy to Open Orlando to More Brazilians
Orlando Sentinel

9/29/11
New Coalition Spending Millions for Visa Reform
National Journal

9/28/11
Bill seeks easing of Chinese visas
Women's Wear Daily

9/27/11
U.S. to streamline visa issuance for Chinese, Brazilian and Indians
Xinhua 

9/26/11
CEA Applauds Legislation to Improve U.S. Visa Application Process
Oklahoman

9/26/11
Heck Proposes Higher Fee, Faster Service Option for Visa Requests
Las Vegas Review-Journal

9/25/11
Visa Policy Clogs Chinese Tourism
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

9/22/11
Downtown Miami Lines Up Behind South America Visa Waivers
Miami Today

9/22/11
U.S. Visa Reform Receives Backing
Travel Weekly

9/21/11
How America turns travelers away (opinion piece by Gary Shapiro)
The New York Times

9/20/11
Trade group to spend more in Washington; push policies it says will create jobs
Wall Street Journal 

9/19/11
Boost Washington Jobs by Reforming U.S. Visa System
Seattle Times

9/18/11
Restoring the American Dream: Getting Back to Work (Fareed Zakaria GPS Special)
CNN

9/16/11
Why the jobs plan falls short (opinion piece by Thomas J. Donohue citing visa reform)
Wall Street Journal 

9/14/11
9-11 attacks damaged tourism in the U.S. (available only in Portuguese)
Globo TV - Brazil

9/12/11
U.S. Travel Industry Urges Visa Reforms
Incentive

9/11/11
9/11 Aftermath: Costs Still Permeate U.S. Economy
MarketWatch

9/10/11
A Decade After 9/11, The Airline Industry Is Looking Up
Los Angeles Times

9/9/11
Lengthy visa waits deter travel to the U.S.
The Wall Street Journal 

9/9/11
U.S. Continues to Lag in International Visitors Post-September 11
New Mexico Business Weekly

9/9/11
Fix America's flawed visa system
Boston Business Journal 

9/8/11
Create tourism jobs by reforming antiquated U.S. visa system
The News Tribune (Tacoma, WA)

9/7/11
Lobbyists urge Obama to reform U.S. visa system
Travel Weekly 

9/6/11
Support builds for visa reforms among mayors, business leaders
Travel Agent Central 

8/29/11
Travel Leader: Ease restrictions on foreigners
Salt Lake Tribune

8/25/11
Biden backs easier travel from China
Pacific Daily News 

8/24/11
Travel group working to avoid another 'lost decade'
CNN.com 

8/22/11
A long wait gets longer
The New York Times 

8/17/11
Fareed Zakaria - Obama's Job No. 1: Create Jobs
Washington Post 

8/17/11
Revisit visa policy
Miami Herald

8/11/11
Ease visa hurdles for Chinese visitors
Honolulu Star-Advertiser 

7/4/11
Visa Roadblock Might Discourage Polish Tourists
The Dallas Morning News

7/1/11
How a Weak Dollar is Boosting Domestic Travel
Time Magazine

6/28/11
In China, a Long Wait for U.S. Visas
Marketplace Radio

6/24/11
Trade-boosting foreign travel to US is 'Ready for Takeoff'
Arab News

6/14/11
How Tourism Can Help Save the U.S. Economy
The Atlantic 

6/13/11
How we're meeting the job creation challenge by Jeff Immelt and Ken Chenault
The Wall Street Journal 

6/9/11
Stores Push for Chinese Tourists
The Wall Street Journal

6/1/11
America Needs More Tourists
Fortune/CNN Money – Op-ed by Bill Marriott

5/26/11
Luxury sector wants easier U.S. visa rules
Reuters - Phil Wahba

5/25/11
Keeping U.S. open to foreign visitors
Minnesota Star Tribune - James Walsh

5/23/11
Travel industry looks to China, Brazil for boom
Agence France Presse - Jim Mannion

5/20/11
Travel industry wants U.S. to ease visa rules
Orange County Register – Gary A Warner 

5/19/11
Officials say faster visas could boost tourism
Minnesota Star Tribune – Wendy Lee

5/18/11
US Travel Businesses' 'Lost Decade'
CNBC – Jane Wells

5/18/11
U.S. visas are hard to get
Marketplace Morning Report - Nancy Marshall-Genzer
Listen to this Story 

5/16/11
US urged to ease visas for three giant markets
Bangkok Post 

05/13/11
U.S. trade group offers plan to host more foreign visitors
Los Angeles Times - Martin, Hugo

05/13/11
US visa system reform seen key to wooing tourists
Reuters - Deborah Charles

05/13/2011
Visa reform viewed as key to increasing inbound travel
Travel Weekly - Poling, Bill 

05/03/11
Be Our Guest: Checking in with the Travel and Tourism Industry
Milken Institute Global Conference 

04/25/11
American Airlines Applies for more Brazil Flights
Miami Herald - Mimi Whitfield

04/20/11
U.S. Announces Plans to Streamline Visa System
E Travel Blackboard

04/13/11
Destination: USA
Forbes - Gary Shapiro

04/10/11
Obama's Visit to South America Energizes Tourism Industry's Fight for Visa Waivers
Orlando Sentinel - Sara Clarke

04/10/11
U.S. Visa System Can Discourage Visitors from Coming to the U.S.
Aviation Online Magazine - Shane Nolan

04/05/11
U.S. Visa System Poses Roadblock to Inbound Travel
Travel Agent - George Dooley

04/04/11
Dear Mr. President
Orlando Sentinel - Jason Garcia and Sara Clarke

3/29/11
New York Tourism Bureau Woos Brazilians
Crain's New York Business - Lisa Fickenscher

03/18/11 
Brazilians Complain of Red Tape to Travel to the United States
Video - Good Morning Brazil

01/27/11
After Obama Address, USTA Says Travel Can Help U.S. Compete
Successful Meetings