The newly-appointed Culture Secretary Sajid Javid was seen sat on the front bench during today's Prime Minister's Questions.
Nicky Morgan - who has taken on Javid's role at the Treasury - was sat next to him.
Maria Miller handed in her resignation today, saying the row over her expenses had become 'an enormous distraction'.
It is possible that the Chancellor had come to a different conclusion from the PM as to which way the Maria Miller crisis was going.
The son of a Pakistani immigrant, the newly-appointed Culture Secretary has been tipped by some as a future Conservative leader.