How can Labour make devolution to English cities a reality?

Ben Harrison writes in LabourList on Ed Miliband's proposal to devolve more powers to cities.

Press release published on 9 April 2014

Ed Miliband’s pledge that a Labour Government in 2015 would deliver “the biggest economic devolution of power to England’s great towns and cities in a hundred years” has put cities and city regions unambiguously at the heart of the party’s future economic growth strategy. But the question remains, will he be able to deliver; or like most opposition leaders, will he find city devolution and localism easier to talk about than implement?

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