SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Airbnb Global Head of Policy and Public Affairs Chris Lehane, Uber Senior Advisor David Plouffe, and David Binder of David Binder Research will brief members of the media and release new polling data regarding the 2016 Presidential race and the sharing economy on Tuesday, July 26 at 9:00 AM in Philadelphia.
Later in the morning, Airbnb, in partnership with BET Networks, will host an additional event honoring members of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP). This year marks the 52nd anniversary of the historic challenge to the all-white, anti-civil rights Mississippi delegation to the 1964 Democratic National Convention. The event will feature a panel discussion focused on the legacy of the MFDP. The event will also showcase brief clips from the HBO movie "All The Way." Rev. Ed King and actor Bryan Cranston will participate in the event.