Jon Stone is a political journalist. He tweets as @joncstone.

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The Staggers
02 May 2013
Jobcentres have been foisting a bogus 'personality test' on the unemployed at the behest of Downing Street,...
The Staggers
26 April 2013
I think it’s important to clear up some of the arguments made by IPPR’s associate director Graeme Cook in...
The Staggers
22 April 2013
The Observer has reported that Labour is toying with a proposal from IPPR to give unemployed people loans to...
The Staggers
05 February 2013
Ed Miliband has always stopped short of saying Labour would legislate for a living wage, preferring instead to throw...
The Staggers
26 November 2012
David Cameron wants to take housing benefit away from under-25s, arguing the move would save £2bn a year. Housing...
The Staggers
13 November 2012
As the feeding frenzy against the BBC continues, it’s worth remembering the UK’s public broadcaster isn...
The Staggers
05 November 2012
"Naming and shaming" employers.
The Staggers
01 November 2012
Polls in Greece show the far-right Golden Dawn party would come third were an election held tomorrow. The party’s...
The Staggers
07 October 2012
David Cameron told the Sun yesterday that Ed Miliband’s "one nation" philosophy "sounded...
The Staggers
14 September 2012
The right's faith-based economics.