Obama supporters rent cruise ship as Inauguration housing

(MIAMI) — Florida supporters of President-Elect Obama have rented a cruise ship to provide transport to and housing for next month’s Inauguration, the Miami Herald reported. Imperial Majesty’s Regal Empress will sail from Florida and dock at Baltimore. The 500-room vessel will help solve the severe shortage of hotel rooms around Washington, D.C., for Inauguration Day.
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By Professional Mariner Staff