George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman (@georgeeaton)

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The Staggers
03 February 2011
Up since the crash
The Staggers
03 February 2011
In this week's New Statesman, as despots come under threat across the Middle East, we look at the implications for the...
The Staggers
02 February 2011
The Staggers
02 February 2011
The divide between pluralists and tribalists remains one of the most significant in the Labour Party. It underlines the...
The Staggers
02 February 2011
TweetAfter weeks of increasingly fractious debate between Ed Miliband and David Cameron on the economy, this was the...
The Staggers
02 February 2011
Asks IFS
The Staggers
02 February 2011
Here's a story that will cheer those Tory backbenchers fond of referring to the "big society" as "BS...
The Staggers
01 February 2011
TweetStat of the day comes from the National Institute of Economic and Social Research, which has revealed that 97 per...
The Staggers
01 February 2011
While the left has responded to last week's disastrous (lack of) growth figures by calling for a reduced level of...
The Staggers
01 February 2011
Bad language
The Staggers
30 January 2011
There wasn't much that we hadn't heard before in Ed Balls's interview with Andrew Marr this morning. Labour's Keynesian...
The Staggers
29 January 2011
There's an entertaining interview with Nigel Lawson in today's Daily Telegraph in which the former Conservative...
The Staggers
29 January 2011
This week's terrible growth figures have prompted renewed debate about the possibility of a double-dip recession. One...
The Staggers
29 January 2011
TweetEd Balls's first major interview as shadow chancellor appears in today's Times (£). It's worth reading in full but...
The Staggers
27 January 2011
As Rupert Murdoch remains in London to lead negotiations personally with Jeremy Hunt over News Corp's attempted...

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