Andrew Murray Burnham (born 7 January 1970, Old Roan, Aintree, Lancashire) is an English politician. He was a candidate in the 2010 Labour leadership election. As of 2012 Burnham was Shadow Secretary of State for Health within Ed Miliband's Shadow Cabinet. He is the Member of Parliament for the Leigh constituency in the United Kingdom. He was first elected in the 2001 general election.
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- "Andy's biography from his Andy4Leader web-site". http://andy4leader.com/about.
- "House of Commons Hansard; vol 371, part 14, col 333". Hansard. Parliament of the United Kingdom. 4 July 2001. http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200102/cmhansrd/vo010704/debtext/10704-21.htm#10704-21_spnew1. Retrieved 12 October 2008.
- New Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport BACTA, 28 January 2008