Happy Thanksgiving to all of you. Today is a federal holiday in the U.S. Find information about Thanksgiving at History.com. Nearly all government offices, businesses, schools, and other organizations are closed today. Today is part of one of the busiest travel periods in the year. AAA predicts that more than 55 million travelers will be traveling more than 50 miles from home during this Thanksgiving. According to AAA, the increase is because of “higher wages, more disposable income, and rising levels in household wealth.” This represents an additional 1.6 million more people compared with last year, a 2.9% increase. The vast majority of holiday travelers will drive to their destination. Safe travels to all!
New blog post today! Thanksgiving 2019: What Are You Grateful for?