U.K. Labour Picks Burnham For Manchester’s First Mayoral Vote

  • Shadow Home Secretary comfortably wins party’s nomination
  • Burnham pledges to break ‘London-centric nature of politics’

Andy Burnham has launched a bid to become Mayor of Greater Manchester.

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The U.K.’s opposition Labour Party picked Andy Burnham as its candidate to be the first mayor of Greater Manchester in northern England.

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