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The Insider delivers news you need when you don’t have much time to read. Its quick, accessible format makes it the first source of information for bus and tour operators, travel partners, manufacturers, suppliers, and policy-makers seeking original coverage on the motorcoach, tour, and travel industry, from legislation and regulation to news to grow your business.

The Insider is published every Monday and reaches nearly 10,000 readers. To receive a complimentary subscription or to submit news items for consideration, email Matthew Cahill. For advertising opportunities, view ABA's media kit.

2014 Issues

December 8, 2014
ABA Says "No" to FMCSA Insurance Hikes

December 1, 2014
Supreme Court May Rule on Tour-Guide Licensing

November 24, 2014
ABA "Well Positioned" Thanks to Elections - Clyde Hart 

November 17, 2014
This ABA Award Will WOW Your Customers 

November 10, 2014
Here's One BIG Reason GroupConnect Works

November 3, 2014
New Award Honors ABA's Late Norm Littler 

October 27, 2014
ADA Reports Due Today!

October 20, 2014
FMCSA Apnea "Rules" Worry Congressmen

October 14, 2014
"Moxie Award" Premieres at St. Louis Marketplace

October 6, 2014
Book Marketplace Housing ONLY Through ABA

September 29, 2014
Safe Bet - ABA Teams with Gaming Association

September 22, 2014
ABA Backs Bill to Fix Safety Scores

September 15, 2014
Marketplace Appointments: Sign Up Tomorrow!

September 8, 2014
ABA's Top 100 Events: The Winners Are...

September 2, 2014
FMCSA Defends Safety Scores 

August 25, 2014
CSA Changes Needed, Urges ABA Coalition

August 18, 2014
The Power of Great Customer Service 

August 11, 2014
Straight "A" Advice for Student Tours 

August 4, 2014
Obama to Sign Stop-Gap Highway Bill

July 28, 2014
Cleveland Tapped for 2017 Marketplace

July 21, 2014
Why Your Business Needs An Opt-In Ad Plan

July 14, 2014
No Minimum Insurance Hikes - ABA to Senate

July 7, 2014
Save Up to $100 at Marketplace - Here's How

June 30, 2014
Succession Planning - Why You Need a Plan

June 23, 2014
The Buzz on ABA's New "Fighting for Change" 

June 16, 2014
Say "I Do" to Wedding Business

June 9, 2014
Are You Different from Competitors? Or Better?

June 2, 2014
Love Your Customers - Jefferson Lines Has the Secret

May 27, 2014
The Secret to Employee Communications

May 19, 2014
The Secret to Booking $90K in 4 Days

May 12, 2014
ABA Pushes Goals with Foxx, Hill Leaders

May 5, 2014
7 Things Tour Operators Must Know

April 28, 2014
"How 'green' are motorcoaches?" and FMCSA starts new rule on insurance minimums

April 21, 2014
Marketplace registration now open and bus travel gives other modes run for the money

April 14, 2014
Statement on California bus accident and Clearinghouse, medical certificates requirements coming

April 7, 2014
Florida Motorcoach Association evolves and New England Bus Association announces conference

March 31, 2014
New MTN spotlights motorcoach census and FMCSA opens comment on electronic logs

March 24, 2014
Buses are booming and fleets relay positive results of deploying electronic logs 

March 17, 2014
ABA commends NTSB Chairman Hersman on her tenure and USDOT to mandate electronic logs

March 10, 2014
BISC registration is now open and tourism boards use Twitter like a real-time concierge

March 3, 2014
Cutting-edge coaches featured in new Equip and information for buses headed to Washington, DC

February 24, 2014
Share your moments with ABA and Prevost connects operators with Hire Heroes USA

February 17, 2014
ABA Insurance Protection Plan update and buses attract scrutiny from state regulators

February 10, 2014
Marketplace 2014 'best ABA ever' for ROI and government watchdog slams CSA program

February 3, 2014
ABA social media reaches new heights thanks to members and Super Bowl bus riders travel smoothly

January 27, 2014
Delegates say Marketplace 2014 was best ever and travel industry expects record 2014 employment

January 20, 2014
ATU misunderstands driver fatigue and worst bus operators to be targeted under tougher rules

January 13, 2014
Marketplace returns to Nashville for 6th time and wellness, tech among 2014 family travel trends

January 6, 2014
View Marketplace FAQs and intercity buses returning to Indiana town

2013 and Earlier Issues

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