'It's got to be we': LaToya Cantrell sworn in as New Orleans' first female mayor

Formally sworn at 11 a.m. Monday, May 7, Mayor LaToya Cantrell inherits New Orleans City Hall as the city's first woman mayor, with no shortage of things on her to-do list.With hundreds of family members and current and former city and state officials in the audience, the ceremony at the Mahalia Jackson Theater leaned on familiar themes and phrases: rise, forward, we, us, together — the now-standardized address to the city’s “we” echoing now-former Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s promises...

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