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

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The Staggers
24 September 2010
Bookies' favourite
The Staggers
23 September 2010
Nick Clegg's speech to Lib Dem party conference may not have been received rapturously, but at least he had an...
The Staggers
23 September 2010
All political parties usually get a poll bounce from their conference, but the Tories' has come early this year. The...
The Staggers
23 September 2010
In this week's New Statesman we publish our annual survey of the world's 50 most influential figures. After topping...
The Staggers
22 September 2010
In my blog this morning, I suggested that Vince Cable's criticisms of capitalism owed more to Adam Smith than they did...
The Staggers
22 September 2010
No Marxist
The Staggers
21 September 2010
The Lib Dems maintain real affection for Charles Kennedy, but even their patience has been tested after the former...
The Staggers
21 September 2010
The nominations for this year's BSME Awards (the Oscars of the media world) have just been released and there's more...
The Staggers
21 September 2010
After the Tories' "Cash Gordon" campaign was forced off the web by abusive tweets, you would have thought...
The Staggers
21 September 2010
Nick Clegg made few references to the Conservatives in his speech yesterday, other than to praise David Cameron for...
The Staggers
20 September 2010
Nick Clegg's speech
The Staggers
20 September 2010
Cable's challenge
The Staggers
20 September 2010
Lib Dem activists have flexed their muscles and passed a motion opposing the coalition's free schools agenda and the...
The Staggers
20 September 2010
Forget Charles Kennedy: if you're looking for a potential Lib Dem defector, Mike Hancock is your man. In a letter to...
The Staggers
20 September 2010
The Lib Dems can't say they weren't warned. At last year's conference Nick Clegg promised "savage cuts"; this...

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