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

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The Staggers
14 May 2010
The Sun reports that Ed Miliband is certain to stand against his brother for the Labour leadership. It looks like the...
The Staggers
13 May 2010
One of the most memorable posters of the election campaign was the Lib Dems' attack on the Tories' "VAT bombshell...
The Staggers
13 May 2010
One can always rely on Nicolas Sarkozy to greet the arrival of a new foreign leader with more than mere platitudes...
The Staggers
12 May 2010
I have long been in favour of fixed-term parliaments, as endorsed by our new coalition government, but anyone who...
The Staggers
12 May 2010
It's been reported that David Miliband will give a speech today announcing his intention to run for the Labour...
The Staggers
12 May 2010
Who's made it in
UK Politics
12 May 2010
Oh, what a nightElection night may not have ended with a conclusive result, but there were still highlights to enjoy....
The Staggers
11 May 2010
What Jenkins knew
The Staggers
11 May 2010
No minority government
The Staggers
10 May 2010
The numbers
The Staggers
10 May 2010
Interest in electoral reform appears to be at an all-time high (I never thought I'd see "proportional...
The Staggers
10 May 2010
The Liberal Democrats may have won just 57 seats on Thursday, five fewer than in 2005, but the extra 850,000 votes they...
The Staggers
10 May 2010
The negotiations between the Lib Dems and the Conservatives are so secretive that we can only guess what the sticking...
The Staggers
08 May 2010
Reports that David Cameron has offered three cabinet places to the Lib Dems (home secretary, transport secretary and...
The Staggers
08 May 2010
The BBC reports that Gordon Brown "delivered a diatribe laced with threats" when he spoke to Nick Clegg last...

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