75% of Oldham Councillors represent the Labour Party and are
elected on around 40% of the votes cast. As the largest party they
then elect a council leader who appoints the cabinet.
An elected Mayor would require the support of more than 50% of voters and would therefore have the support of a majority of voters.
This ePetition ran from 22/05/2019 to 05/07/2019 and has now finished.
7 people signed this ePetition.