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

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The Staggers
25 June 2010
The race for the 2012 Republican nomination has barely begun and already the party's stars are promoting drug smears...
The Staggers
24 June 2010
David Davis is fast becoming the top Tory rebel. He led the opposition to the coalition's 55 per cent rule and was one...
The Staggers
24 June 2010
Today's Sun/YouGov poll, the first since the Budget, is very good news for the Conservatives. It puts the Tories up 3...
The Staggers
24 June 2010
Aung San Suu Kyi may be unable to take part in Burma's elections this year but in this week's cover story, Peter Popham...
The Staggers
23 June 2010
The most significant moment in George Osborne's Budget came when the Chancellor confirmed that he will cut spending on...
The Staggers
23 June 2010
George Osborne chose to raise VAT, one of the most regressive taxes of all, in yesterday's Budget, but there was a time...
The Staggers
23 June 2010
Daily Telegraph: The enforcerGuardian: Pain now, more pain laterTimes: The axe-and-tax pactFinancial Times: Osborne's...
The Staggers
22 June 2010
Lib Dem betrayal
The Staggers
22 June 2010
Live chat
The Staggers
22 June 2010
The chancellor is traditionally allowed a drink of alcohol during the Budget speech, and while Gordon Brown and...
The Staggers
22 June 2010
A fair Budget?
The Staggers
21 June 2010
It must count as some achievement to attract the simultaneous ire of the Taxpayers' Alliance and the TUC. That's the...
The Staggers
21 June 2010
Live chat
The Staggers
21 June 2010
In recent weeks Nick Clegg has attempted to reassure voters about the coming cuts by promising to deliver what he...
The Staggers
18 June 2010
Paul Waugh reports Chris Huhne's quip that coalition government means adopting "the extremely nutritious diet of...

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