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Cameron backing for city Mayors

An elected Mayor along the lines of London's Boris Johnson could rule over huge swathes of West or South Yorkshire if the idea wins local support, David Cameron has revealed. [...] Former Labour Minister Andrew Adonis recently called for voters to be given the option of city region mayors.

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