Councilwoman Perzinski quickly steps forward, clapping her hands for order. “Roll call vote, please.”
The council members are happy to step in line as she calls their names. Maxzyne can’t help noticing that most of them take full advantage of the television cameras as they step forward, stating their name and vote. Finally, they heard: “No ‘nay’ votes, Alderman. The motion prevails.”
Just like that. Huh? Really? Wow! She bounces on her toes, thrilled. We did it, Rico! I can’t believe it. Did we really just change a rule? All around her there is a groundswell of clapping that grows into thunderous applause. The television cameras pan across the joyful crowd.
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