George Eaton (@georgeeaton) is editor of The Staggers blog

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UK Politics
21 January 2014
During the period when the economy was flatlining, Ed Balls used to respond to anaemic growth forecasts by calling on...
Politics
21 January 2014
If it feels as if the Lib Dems suffer a lot of scandals for a small party, it's because they do. To refresh: in...
UK Politics
21 January 2014
While the baleful effects of the bedroom tax and the benefit cap have been well documented, far fewer have noticed the...
Blogs
20 January 2014
Just at the moment when the Lib Dems' former elections maestro Chris Rennard was hoping to resume his seat in the...
Politics
20 January 2014
Five of seven in marginal seats.
Politics
20 January 2014
Rachel Reeves's first major speech as shadow work and pensions secretary has been long anticipated. Back in...
UK Politics
19 January 2014
In his interview on The Andrew Marr Show this morning, Ed Miliband again guaranteed that Ed Balls would be shadow...
UK Politics
17 January 2014
There was much resentment among Labour at how Mervyn King leant greater credibility to the coalition's...
Politics
17 January 2014
Margaret Thatcher memorably described New Labour as her "greatest achievement". In the same spirit, Labour...
Politics
16 January 2014
A cap on banks' size.
UK Politics
16 January 2014
For the first time since Ed Miliband announced his intention to reform the relationship between Labour and the trade...
UK Politics
16 January 2014
Nigel Farage has been predicting for months that UKIP will win this May's European elections but the latest poll,...
Politics
15 January 2014
There's been outrage among Lib Dem activists this afternoon at the announcement that an independent party review...
Politics
15 January 2014
The problem with Ed Miliband's decision to adopt a more emollient approach at PMQs is that it only works if David...
Politics
15 January 2014
The party challenges the Chancellor to veto any move by RBS to double the bank bonus cap under new EU rules.

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