Well, the impeachment trials have finished, and no matter what side of the fence you were on, it’s time to get off the fence altogether and get your congresspeople interested in how Big Tech is impacting your business and your livelihood! Remember that this their job! You are not bothering them by telling them your stories and sharing your concerns.
The last push was very successful – so many of you took the time to contact your legislators to tell them how Google has affected your direct booking business. We will need to keep that momentum going, as the US legislative branch is affected by the anti-trust probe and probable suit by the US Attorneys General, as well as anti-trust news from Europe.
If you don’t know where to start – we can help! Download the templates and follow the instructions from this article: https://www.bookdirect.education/blog/2019/11/urgent-innkeepers-must-act-now-congressional-hearing-next-steps – it’s a very easy way to reach out to your legislators. You can also use social media -many lawmakers are very active on Twitter, and a vast majority also have Facbook pages – you can usually find those social media links on their websites.
We must make those legislators aware of the way these giant companies are affecting our industry – and as a consitituent, you have power to speak!