As he arrives to address 500 senior executives at News Corps annual conference in USA, it has been announced that Blair will be offered a senior management post when he stands down as British PM. IF anyone doubted the closeness in the relationship between Murdoch and Blair – and thereby Blair and Bush – we now have the answer.
No one dares say the word Bildeberg.
Once Blair failed to get the Euro, his offer of the EU Presidency must have seemed less than secure. A deal with George Bush to prosecute a war in Iraq seems to have clinched an equally good offer.
The Conservatives should be wary of any equivalent closeness between Cameron and Murdoch. Gordon Brown is already getting Murdoch’s accolades, according to the FT. What has Brown offered Murdoch to keep him sweet?