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George Osborne quitting as MP - POLITICO.eu

George Osborne, the U.K.'s former finance minister, is standing down as a Conservative MP to concentrate on being editor of the London Evening Standard newspaper. “I am stepping down from the House of Commons — for now. But I will remain active in the ...and more »

George Osborne to stand down as MP as he leaves Westminster 'for now' - Telegraph.co.uk

George Osborne has announced he will stand down as an MP because he does not want to spend the rest of his life "being an ex-Chancellor." The former Chancellor did not rule out a return to politics, saying he was leaving Westminster “for now”. George ...and more »

A first rate brain - but May told Osborne to 'go away and learn some emotional intelligence': ANDREW PIERCE on how ... - Daily Mail

George Osborne yesterday bowed to pressure and announced that he would quit politics to concentrate on his role as editor of the London Evening Standard. The MP for Tatton had faced a backlash for taking on the job in the capital – which he begins next ...and more »

With a whiff of sulphur, George Osborne was gone – but for how long? - The Guardian

Devious, cunning and cruel, as Tory chancellor he imposed his mendacious mantras on the national psyche. His legacy is a poisoned political landscape. Thu 20 Apr 2017 06.47 EDT Last modified on Fri 9 Jun 2017 13.33 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on ...and more »

George Osborne: history will not be kind to a man whose flaws led to Brexit - The Guardian

George Osborne's career peaked with his 'we are the builders' speech to the 2015 Tory party conference. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images. Had things turned out differently, George Osborne would now be counting down the days to becoming prime ...and more »

George Osborne the journalist has accepted that this is the end of the road for George Osborne the politician - The Independent

It is a long time since George Osborne has held the distinguished role in the unwritten British constitution of the Next Prime Minister. He gave up the post with his ill-judged 2012 Budget in which he trashed his own slogan, “All in it together”, by ...and more »

George Osborne quits as MP ahead of snap election - Financial Times

Former UK chancellor George Osborne has stood down as an MP ahead of an expected snap election and following his decision to become editor of London newspaper the Evening Standard. Announcing his resignation in the Standard, Mr Osborne, a Conservative ...and more »

The Tory party should not forget George Osborne's role in its revival - Spectator.co.uk (blog)

George Osborne's decision to stand down as an MP is a sign of how impregnable Theresa May's position is perceived to be. Osborne is the most politically formidable of the Tory sceptics of May's Brexit plan, and his decision to quit the Commons suggests ...and more »

Former Finance Minister George Osborne will Stand Down As MP - Newsweek

George Osborne Britain's former Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne in London, Britain June 16, 2016. Osborne's newspaper the Evening Standard has hit out at the government. Stefan Wermuth/Reuters. Share. World George Osborne. Britain's former ...and more »

George Osborne to quit as MP for Tatton at election - BBC News

Former chancellor George Osborne says he is quitting the House of Commons "for now". The Conservative MP for Tatton said he was "very excited" about becoming the new editor of London's Evening Standard newspaper. He told his local Tory party he would ...and more »