Hotel rooms vanish for Inauguration
Published 11/12/2008, The Jamestown Sun
Those heading to Washington to witness Barack Obama’s inauguration as the first black U.S. president will need lots of luck, and probably hope, to find a place to stay. They might be able to pay $40,000 for a four-night stay at a fancy hotel or stay on someone’s couch or floor. Anything in between is just about gone for the Jan. 20 event.Word count: 779
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