• 20,000 National Guard Troops Expected In D.C. For Biden's Inauguration

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    Earlier this week, law enforcement was only planning on sending in 15,000.
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  • Airbnb to block and cancel all D.C. reservations ahead of inauguration

    9 days ago - By Inman

    Amid increased risk of riots and violence, Airbnb will block and cancel all reservations in Washington, D.C. during the week of Joe Biden's inauguration.
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  • Airbnb is blocking D.C. inauguration bookings amid threats of violence

    9 days ago - By Fast Company

    Many are worried that the event could bring more violence and mayhem to Washington.
    Last week's Capitol Hill siege by pro-Trump insurrectionists is looming large over next week's inauguration ceremony, as both politicians and civilians are worried the event could bring more violence and mayhem to Washington amid visible storm clouds of political unrest.
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  • Airbnb cancels all bookings for DC during Inauguration week

    9 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Airbnb won't be hosting anyone in Washington DC during the week of the Presidential Inauguration, the company said in a statement.
    Brian Chesky took to Twitter to confirm the company's move on Wednesday even as lawmakers in the nation's Capitol were moving ahead with a historic vote to impeach President Donald Trump for a second time.
    We have canceled all Airbnb reservations in DC for Inauguration week.
    Guests will be issued a full refund and hosts will still be paid in full for these canceled bookings.
    - Brian Chesky January 13, 2021
    The move to make the blanket ban and effectively...
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  • Airbnb to block, cancel DC bookings ahead of inauguration

    Airbnb to block, cancel DC bookings ahead of inauguration

    9 days ago - By Stl Today

    NEW YORK - Airbnb says it will be blocking and cancelling all reservations in the Washington, D.C. area during the week of the presidential inauguration.
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  • Airbnb Cancels All Inauguration Week Reservations - And Bans Capitol Rioters Who Used App

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    The room rental app says it's responding to security threats in the wake of the Capitol riot, which drove D.C. officials to urge people not to travel to the city for next week's inauguration.
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  • Airbnb to block, cancel reservations in D.C next week

    9 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Airbnb says it will be blocking and cancelling reservations in the Washington, D.C. area during the week of the presidential inauguration.
    The decision, announced Wednesday, came two days after it said it was reviewing reservations in the area ahead of next week's presidential inauguration and said it will bar any guests associated with hate groups or violent activity.
    Airbnb has had a policy of removing guests who are confirmed to be members of hate groups since 2017, when it blocked guests who were headed to a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
    The San...
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