by Tom Maisey Mar 17th, 2017
George Osborne today announced his plan to take over running the London Evening Standard – whilst still serving as an MP
His plans are already causing a stink from MPs and journalists – they don’t think it’s right for him to be an MP, and a huge newspaper editor.
Here’s what’s being said online right now:
(Patrick Wintour is the Guardian Diplomatic Editor)
(Ian Katz is the editor of BBC Newsnight)
(Isabel Oakshott is a political journalist and commentator for the BBC and Sky News)