By George Eaton - 16 October 01:19
If the PM wants to dismiss Miliband's energy price freeze as "a con", he needs to come up with a superior policy.
By Dan Hodges - 10 October 09:07
Last week, we received a large postbag from readers objecting to <a href="http://www.newstatesman.com/2013/09/miliband-isnt-chasing-power-rather-hes-hoping-luck-it-might-just-find-him">Dan Hodges’s magazine column on “centre-ground” politics</a>. Here he
By Rafael Behr - 09 October 10:25
Neither Cameron nor Miliband seems serious about finding reasons why anyone with an existing inclination to one side should actually consider switching to the other.
By George Eaton - 09 October 01:14
The PM variously dismissed the policy as "a gimmick", as "left-wing" and "socialist" and as unnecessary when he is taking action: he needs to settle on an attack line.
By George Eaton - 07 October 06:17
The news of who's up and who's down as David Cameron and Ed Miliband refresh their teams.
By Caroline Macfarland - 06 October 11:45
If Cameron was referring to an economy that takes apart the assumptions and bad habits which led to the problems of the past, that might be seen as a sign of progress.
By George Eaton - 03 October 08:43
The party that triumphs in 2015 will be that which seeks to address its weaknesses, rather than merely playing to its strengths.
By Rafael Behr - 02 October 10:15
Cameron and Osborne should be wary of defining socialism so broadly as to encompass any political resentment of a complacent corporate status quo.
By George Eaton - 02 October 12:57
The PM dismissed Miliband's ideas as a mixture of cheap gimmickry and dangerous socialism. But with the market failing to deliver for the majority, the voters may not.
By Rachel Reeves - 28 September 06:00
At a time when millions of people are facing a cost of living crisis we should be helping all families and not just some.