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

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The Staggers
30 November 2009
Tony Blair has emerged on CNN to make his first public comments on the Iraq inquiry since it opened last week.He...
The Staggers
29 November 2009
We've known for some time that Alastair Campbell is informally advising Gordon Brown on political strategy and Andrew...
The Staggers
27 November 2009
All this week, the Daily Mirror has been running a series on Tory finances, including the revelation that the shadow...
The Staggers
26 November 2009
Today's Daily Mirror reports that Lord Mandelson is being lined up for a career in television should his Machiavellian...
The Staggers
26 November 2009
Silvio Berlusconi is not a man in need of ego enhancement, but that hasn't stopped Rolling Stone from declaring him...
The Staggers
25 November 2009
Today's Times reports that the future of Wikipedia is in doubt as the website haemorrhages volunteers and fails to...
The Staggers
25 November 2009
Our good friend Jenni Russell has a column in today's Guardian dismissing the recent rise in David Miliband's fortunes...
The Staggers
24 November 2009
The shadow leader of the Commons, Sir George Young, has suggested that Prime Minister's Questions should be moved to...
The Staggers
24 November 2009
The Iraq inquiry got under way this morning with Sir John Chilcot promising that his team will be "fair, rigorous...
The Staggers
23 November 2009
The government's old nemesis Andrew Gilligan has returned to embarrass ministers over Iraq from his new perch at the...
The Staggers
23 November 2009
After Sunday's fascinating Observer poll, all the talk today is of how the main parties would fare in a hung parliament...
The Staggers
22 November 2009
There's a remarkable poll in tomorrow's Observer showing that Labour has cut the Conservatives' lead to just 6 points....
The Staggers
20 November 2009
In what must be one of the outstanding journalistic blunders of the year, easyJet has been forced to withdraw all...
The Staggers
20 November 2009
The shadow culture secretary Jeremy Hunt this week promised a "big bang" media revolution on the same scale...
The Staggers
20 November 2009
The electorate may be getting ever more used to its representatives facing criminal charges, but it's still acutely...

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