Cynthia Hedge-Morrell http://wwno.org en New Orleans City Council leaders hope to end impasse http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-city-council-leaders-hope-end-impasse <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A proposal that might make it easier for black candidates to win posts on New Orleans&#39; City Council now has the support of all current council members.</span></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The council president and vice president made that announcement Wednesday evening.</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 00:08:47 +0000 Kevin McGill | The Associated Press 11278 at http://wwno.org