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Mayor Boris Johnson

Self Description

July 2016: "Boris Johnson (elected May 2008)

Mayor of London: May 2008 – May 2016

Chair, Transport for London: May 2008 – May 2016

Chair, Metropolitan Police Authority: October 2008 - February 2010

Co-Chair, Olympics Board: May 2008 – August 2012

Chair, London Legacy Development Corporation: September 2012 – May 2015

Chair, Old Oak Common & Park Royal Development Corporation: 1 April 2015 – 30 April 2015"

Third-Party Descriptions

July 2016: "One of the biggest proponents of the exit was former Mayor Boris Johnson of London, who was, after all, a onetime reporter for The Times of London and The Daily Telegraph, where he still writes a column. (He was fired from The Times for fabricating a quote.)"


RoleNameTypeLast Updated
Opponent (past or present) European Union, The (EU) Organization Jul 4, 2016

Articles and Resources

Date Resource Read it at:
Jul 03, 2016 Fair Play in a Fact-Challenged Political Landscape (Mediator)

QUOTE: Mr. Lewandowski’s hiring represents a signal moment in political journalism’s evolving embrace of political operatives: A major mainstream news organization is using a commentator who is legally prohibited from sharing the unvarnished truth on the subject — Mr. Trump — he was hired to talk about.

New York Times