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George Osborne to fight for `open, tolerant´ Britain as Evening Standard editor - Daily Mail;

George Osborne to fight for `open, tolerant´ Britain as Evening Standard editor - Daily Mail

Daily MailGeorge Osborne to fight for `open, tolerant´ Britain as Evening Standard editorDaily MailGeorge Osborne has said he will carry on fighting for an “open, tolerant” Britain as he announced he is to step down as an MP to focus on his new role as editor of the London Evening Standard. The former chancellor made clear he intended to continue to ...and more »

The former Chancellor opens up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, weeks before the election - The Canary;

The former Chancellor opens up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, weeks before the election - The Canary

The CanaryThe former Chancellor opens up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, weeks before the electionThe CanaryFormer Chancellor George Osborne has opened up a scandal at the heart of Westminster, only weeks before a general election. In quitting as an MP, Osborne has paraded the 'revolving door' between parliament and lucrative finance and defence jobs.and more »

Former UK finance minister Osborne quits parliament, for now - Deutsche Welle;

Former UK finance minister Osborne quits parliament, for now - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleFormer UK finance minister Osborne quits parliament, for nowDeutsche WelleGeorge Osborne's announcement came via the Russian-owned "Evening Standard" newspaper where he has been appointed editor. A leading EU remain campaigner, he was fired as finance minister when May took over. Großbritannien George Osborne ...and more »

George Osborne announces he is quitting as MP ahead of snap election - Wilmslow.co.uk

George Osborne announces he is quitting as MP ahead of snap electionWilmslow.co.ukGeorge Osborne has announced today that he is quitting as MP for Tatton and will not seek re-election in June. He was elected in June 2001, replacing Martin Bell, and became the youngest Conservative MP in the House of Commons. In a letter to ...and more »

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

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

The IndependentGeorge Osborne the journalist has accepted that this is the end of the road for George Osborne the politicianThe IndependentIt 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 to stand down as MP 'for now' - Irish Times;

George Osborne to stand down as MP 'for now' - Irish Times

Irish TimesGeorge Osborne to stand down as MP 'for now'Irish TimesGeorge Osborne, the former British chancellor, has said he is stepping down as an MP “for now” following his decision to take a job as editor of the Evening Standard newspaper and other lucrative roles outside the House of Commons. Following 24 hours ...and more »

George Osborne to step down from his Cheshire constituency - ChesterChronicle.co.uk;

George Osborne to step down from his Cheshire constituency - ChesterChronicle.co.uk

ChesterChronicle.co.ukGeorge Osborne to step down from his Cheshire constituencyChesterChronicle.co.ukThe former Tory Chancellor had been juggling the role of MP with being editor of a newspaper since accepting the top job at the London Evening Standard. Mr Osborne has represented the Cheshire constituency since 2001. He has been described as the ...and more »

UK's George Osborne will edit Evening Standard after quitting parliament - Business Day (registration);

UK's George Osborne will edit Evening Standard after quitting parliament - Business Day (registration)

Business Day (registration)UK's George Osborne will edit Evening Standard after quitting parliamentBusiness Day (registration)London — Former British finance minister George Osborne, a key opponent of Brexit, says he is quitting parliament but will "go on fighting" for Britain as editor of London's Evening Standard newspaper. "I am stepping down from the house of commons ...and more »

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

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

BBC NewsGeorge Osborne to quit as MP for Tatton at electionBBC NewsFormer 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 ...and more »

George Osborne quits as MP to prepare for new role as editor of the London Evening Standard - The Week UK;

George Osborne quits as MP to prepare for new role as editor of the London Evening Standard - The Week UK

The Week UKGeorge Osborne quits as MP to prepare for new role as editor of the London Evening StandardThe Week UKGeorge Osborne is quitting politics, a few weeks before he starts his new job as editor of the London Evening Standard. See related. What is George Osborne doing now? The former chancellor will stand down as MP for Tatton at the 8 June General Election ...and more »

George Osborne resignation letter in full: Former chancellor explains why he is stepping down as MP for Tatton - City A.M.;

George Osborne resignation letter in full: Former chancellor explains why he is stepping down as MP for Tatton - City A.M.

City A.M.George Osborne resignation letter in full: Former chancellor explains why he is stepping down as MP for TattonCity A.M.I've had sixteen brilliant years as a Member of Parliament, representing the wonderful people of Cheshire. Their good humour and common sense have kept my feet on the ground through the ups and downs of political life. As I helped to open our new link ...and more »

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

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

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

George Osborne, Ex-U.K. Finance Minister, To Quit As British Lawmaker - Fox Business

George Osborne, Ex-U.K. Finance Minister, To Quit As British LawmakerFox BusinessFormer British finance minister George Osborne will leave his position as a member of the British parliament, the London Evening Standard reported Wednesday. Osborne, 45, became the editor of that newspaper last month. "I am stepping down from the ...and more »

George Osborne quitting as MP - POLITICO.eu;

George Osborne quitting as MP - POLITICO.eu

POLITICO.euGeorge Osborne quitting as MPPOLITICO.euGeorge 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 »

Ex-Tory Chancellor George Osborne quits as MP - RT;

Ex-Tory Chancellor George Osborne quits as MP - RT

RTEx-Tory Chancellor George Osborne quits as MPRTGeorge Osborne has announced he is quitting as an MP “for now,” a day after Prime Minister Theresa May called for a snap general election. The former chancellor was recently named as the new editor of The Evening Standard. Read more. Former Britain's ...and more »

George Osborne to stand down from Westminster - The Scotsman;

George Osborne to stand down from Westminster - The Scotsman

The ScotsmanGeorge Osborne to stand down from WestminsterThe ScotsmanFormer chancellor George Osborne is to stand down from Westminster politics “for now” at the 8 June election. He revealed the move in the Evening Standard newspaper, where he is shortly to take up the editorship. Mr Osborne had faced intense criticism ...and more »

George Osborne steps down as MP for job at Evening Standard - Daily Star;

George Osborne steps down as MP for job at Evening Standard - Daily Star

Daily StarGeorge Osborne steps down as MP for job at Evening StandardDaily StarMeanwhile the bombshell election call has prompted a raft of political big beasts to announce they will not be standing. Ex-Chancellor George Osborne, 45, leads the figures who will quit Westminister. He was recently appointed as editor of the London ...and more »

George Osborne to quit as MP - Financial Times;

George Osborne to quit as MP - Financial Times

Financial TimesGeorge Osborne to quit as MPFinancial TimesGeorge Osborne is quitting parliament ahead of a snap general election to focus on his new role as editor of the Evening Standard newspaper. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we deliver the news. Select topic. Select topic ...and more »

George Osborne's Westminster demise is complete – but he hasn't left the political stage yet - Telegraph.co.uk;

George Osborne's Westminster demise is complete – but he hasn't left the political stage yet - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukGeorge Osborne's Westminster demise is complete – but he hasn't left the political stage yetTelegraph.co.ukThere was just the small matter of the EU referendum campaign to negotiate; but they were confident of success. Today, both their political careers have ended before they were 50. Mr Cameron stepped down last year and Mr Osborne, who many thought ...and more »

Osborne Stands Down as U.K. Lawmaker, Evening Standard Says - Bloomberg;

Osborne Stands Down as U.K. Lawmaker, Evening Standard Says - Bloomberg

BloombergOsborne Stands Down as U.K. Lawmaker, Evening Standard SaysBloombergFormer Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will stand down as a lawmaker at the planned general election in June, the newspaper that hired him said. “I am stepping down from the House of Commons -- for now,” Osborne wrote in a letter to ...and more »