“I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I coulda been somebody.” Are those famous Marlon Brando lines from ‘On The Waterfront’ swirling round George Osborne’s head? Bitterness towards Theresa May and the world in general, is the most obvious explanation for the ex-Chancellor’s behaviour. There must be a certain degree of enjoyment for more...
George Osborne loves Peter Mandelson. David Cameron and Nick Clegg's coalition was rife with cross-party passion. Steve Bannon's good for a hate fuck. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are good for a hate fuck. Emmanuel Macron and Justin Trudeau are...
The past week has seen some pretty important changes in the political map: 1. Former Chancellor George Osborne has described Theresa May as a “dead woman walking”, after her humiliating performance against the pathetic Jermey Corbyn, which involved blowing a 20 point lead in just a few weeks, and losing her majority in Parliament. (Thank […]
George Osborne has called Theresa May "a dead woman walking" and suggested the prime minister would be forced to resign imminently. The former chancellor said he did not expect to back the prime minister for much longer. "I think we will know very shortly. Show More Summary
What was that old adage about keeping your enemies close?
Former chancellor begins work as the new editor of the London Evening Standard. The Conservative MP has been paid in excess of £1,000,000 for speeches and advice by financial firms. London cabbies protest outside Standard offices over...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Carrying a bundle of newspapers, former British finance minister George Osborne turned up on Tuesday to start work as a journalist, following last month's shock announcement that he would take the reins of London's main daily paper.
Weekend Reading: Daniel Davies: _Why a speech from Barack Obama is worth $400,000_: "What do you get when you pay $400,000 to Barack Obama for a speech?... >...Or if you recruit George Osborne, former UK chancellor, to a four-days-a-month...Show More Summary
LONDON — Ex-ministers like George Osborne should be banned for two years from taking lobbying jobs related to their former departments after they quit, according to an cross-party committee of MPs. A new report from the Public Administration...Show More Summary