Hotels Feeling Impact of Sequester (VIDEO)

By Nina Settappa

March 19, 2013 Updated Mar 19, 2013 at 8:59 AM EDT

UNITED STATES (www.incnow.tv) - As federal budget cuts take hold across the nation and federal agencies cut back on non-essential travel, the decline in business is being felt at hotels.

Travel by federal employees accounts for at least 30% of hotel business. With cancellations, travel officials fear further cuts may trickle down to the industry’s 14 million workers.

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