Missouri's Legislative Black Caucus continued its refusal to support the Democratic nominee for House Speaker
The Democratic nominee for House Speaker did meet with the Black Caucus -- but no agreement emrged.
In fact, the Black Caucus seemed to have broadened their demands to include a wide range of issues going far beyond the internal workings of the legislature.
Kansas City Black Democrat Lloyd Daniel:As blacks continued their boycot, word came that Republicans were searching for an alternative candidate as House -- a Democrat who would promise a greater role for Republcans and who also could garner the half-dozen Democratic votes needed to win.
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