Election Has Immediate Meeting Industry Impact

While meeting professionals may have to take a wait-and-see attitude towards what a second-term Bush presidency means for the industry, there were some election results Tuesday that will have an immediate impact on meetings.

Voters in Mississippi approved funding for the construction of one new convention center and the expansion of another. In Jackson, voters approved a referendum to fund a new $61 million convention center. To pay for the measure restaurant taxes will increase from

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