From picket line to PM: Bill Shorten aims to be Australian leader

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From picket line to PM: Bill Shorten aims to be Australian leaderBy Jonathan Barrett SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bill Shorten, leader of Australia's opposition Labor party, is known as a deft negotiator who can work a room to his advantage. His ability to organize - honed while hammering out union pay deals in industries as disparate as horse racing, skiing and ports - may prove decisive at the May 18 general election. Opinion polls suggest the former trade union leader will guide a rejuvenated Labor to victory, ending nearly six years of conservative and center-right rule. ...


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