Political and economic devolution

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The vision of Birmingham’s council leader The prospect of a powerful city region level of government administering economic development, transport, skills and housing across the West Midlands has been raised by city council leader Sir Albert Bore, who used his annual budget speech to set out his vision of a “new model for city government”. […]