Conservatives likened to North Korea after giving members just ONE mayoral candidate to choose from
West Midlands Conservatives have been likened to North Korea after members were invited to select their mayoral candidate from a short-list of ONE.
Labour grandee Lord Snape has described the selection of Andy Street as West Midlands Mayor candidate as an ‘affront to modern political discourse’ in an open letter to Conservative Party chairman Patrick McLoughlin.
The Conservatives hit back describing the Labour outrage as a ‘stunt’ and being only interested in political games rather than tackling the issues.
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