Steve Rotheram is a Labour politician that was the first Metro Mayor in 2017 of the Liverpool City Region. He was also in 2010 elected to parliament for Liverpool Walton as MP and he held this position until 2017. He is married and has three children. Steve launched half a billion-pound fund in order to help the economy of his city region. The goal was to create jobs that are high quality and to boost the living standards for all the people that live in this area. He vowed to bring the politics to people through the form of a series of informal meetings open to the public and for the public. In 2017 Steve Rotheram was on the list of “The 100 Most Influential People on the Left” made by LBC.