House bill could let operators negotiate lower credit card fees

House bill could let operators negotiate lower credit card fees

WASHINGTON —As credit card usage within the foodservice industry climbs, operators and foodservice association officials are hopeful that a measure introduced in Congress would give them the ability to negotiate lower transaction fees with certain credit card companies.

Sponsored by House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers Jr., D-Mich., and Rep. Chris Cannon, R-Utah, the Credit Card Fair Fee Act, or H.R. 5546, was c

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