In a political about-face, a coalition of black leaders has rejected its two earlier stated finalists and thrown its support behind U.S. Rep. Danny Davis for mayor.

The coalition — a group of African-American politicians, religious and community leaders — met late into the night Friday before unanimously selecting Davis over former U.S. Sen. Carol Moseley Braun and Board of Review Commissioner Larry Rogers, the announced finalists last month.

From The Huffington Post