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The Staggers
14 June 2010
Ed Balls's bold claim that ruling out a rise in value-added tax would have saved Labour from defeat in the election is...
The Staggers
11 June 2010
Darling of the right?
The Staggers
11 June 2010
David Cameron and George Osborne may claim that "we're all in this together", but the truth is that the...
The Staggers
10 June 2010
Is the Daily Mail really proud to have readers like this? And just how sinister is the approving headline, "Now...
The Staggers
10 June 2010
The Millwall candidate
The Staggers
10 June 2010
The Taliban's next move
The Staggers
09 June 2010
Contribute through Twitter using the hashtag #NSlabourleadership or leave comments directly on the live chat.Labour...
The Staggers
09 June 2010
The Labour website has just been updated to confirm, as my colleague James Macintyre exclusively revealed, that Diane...
The Staggers
09 June 2010
Paul Waugh has the news that John McDonnell has withdrawn from the Labour leadership race after failing to secure...
The Staggers
09 June 2010
Labour MPs have just a few hours left to make up their minds before nominations for the leadership close at 12.30pm....
The Staggers
08 June 2010
At this morning's cabinet meeting, George Osborne cited figures from the Institute for Fiscal Studies suggesting that...
The Staggers
08 June 2010
The split between Diane Abbott and John McDonnell is reminiscent of the one between McDonnell and Michael Meacher in...
The Staggers
07 June 2010
Perhaps the most surprising claim in David Cameron's speech today was that the public finances are in an "even...
The Staggers
07 June 2010
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