This article exposes Khans new found friendship with Osborne (the Uber lobbyist) and the Standard. It could be why the Standard have been biased in Ubers favour and why Khan has taken no action to stop Ubers blatant breach of the law.
Sadiq Khan and George Osborne's unlikely friendship
The London Mayor has long enjoyed warm relations with the new Evening Standard editor.
In a week of political surprises by far the greatest is the news that the s is George Osborne. It's not unheard of for MPs to combine politics and journalism (recall Boris Johnson's editorship of the ), and Osborne has unfulfilled ambition having been rejected by the and the as a budding hack. But one wonders how the former Chancellor will combine the punishing hours with bookwriting, a Kissinger fellowship, his Northern Powerhouse think-tank, private speaking, Blackrock and, last not but least, representing the good people of Tatton (Osborne has said he will remain an MP).