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Mar 20, 2017

Part-time British MP becomes editor of Evening Standard

George Osborne does not seem to have enough to do between being an MP and working part time for an asset management company, and has decided to become a journalist.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

In a surprising announcement over the weekend, a London daily newspaper has announced a sitting MP as its new editor.

Conservative MP George Osborne was the Chancellor of the Exchequer in David Cameron's conservative government from 2010 to 2016, and will add editing the free Evening Standard to his daily duties from May.

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