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Form 8-K for RLJ LODGING TRUST


6-May-2013

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders


Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

On May 2, 2013, RLJ Lodging Trust (the "Company") held its 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") at which (i) trustees were elected,
(ii) the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP ("PWC"), the Company's indendent registered public accounting firm, was ratified, and (iii) the compensation paid to the Company's named executive officers was approved in an advisory vote. The proposals are described in detail in the Company's Proxy Statement for the Annual Meeting, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 29, 2013. The final results for the votes regarding each proposal are set forth below.

Election of Trustees

The following persons comprising the entire previous board of trustees of the Company were duly elected as trustees of the Company until the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until their successors are duly elected and qualified: Robert L. Johnson, Thomas J. Baltimore, Jr., Evan Bayh, Nathaniel A. Davis, Robert M. La Forgia, Glenda G. McNeal and Joseph Ryan. The table below sets forth the voting results for each trustee nominee:

                                                                       Broker
Nominee                    Votes For    Votes Against   Abstentions   Non-Votes
Robert L. Johnson          81,648,524       8,881,427       474,372   1,518,122
Thomas J. Baltimore, Jr.   86,149,356       4,852,437         2,530   1,518,122
Evan Bayh                  90,496,618         504,835         2,870   1,518,122
Nathaniel A. Davis         90,901,320         100,473         2,530   1,518,122
Robert M. La Forgia        90,967,320          34,473         2,530   1,518,122
Glenda G. McNeal           90,967,604          34,189         2,530   1,518,122
Joseph Ryan                90,966,045          34,743         3,805   1,518,122

Ratification of PWC as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm

At the Annual Meeting, the Company's shareholders ratified the appointment of PWC as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2013. The table below sets forth the voting results for this proposal:

Votes For Votes Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 92,480,261 38,489 3,695 0

Advisory Vote to Approve Named Executive Officer Compensation

At the Annual Meeting, the Company's shareholders voted on a non-binding resolution to approve the compensation of the Company's named executive officers. The table below sets forth the voting results for this proposal:

Votes For Votes Against Abstentions Broker Non-Votes 89,502,986 1,089,891 411,446 1,518,122


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