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

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The Staggers
04 January 2010
David Cameron has denounced Alistair Darling's 148-page dossier on the "credibility gap" in the Tories'...
The Staggers
04 January 2010
I think we can all agree that we won't be taking sartorial advice from Gordon Brown any time soon. But for GQ to name...
The Staggers
31 December 2009
Barry Sheerman, once described as the leader of Labour's internal opposition, is at it again in the Independent today,...
The Staggers
30 December 2009
As we prepare to enter 2010 here's a candidate for most absurd sacking of the year. The radio DJ Tom Binns has been...
The Staggers
30 December 2009
It must count as some achievement to simultaneously attract the ire of Jack Straw and Simon Heffer. That's the position...
The Staggers
29 December 2009
After the sad death of the Labour MP David Taylor, who was one of the few genuine socialists left in the Commons,...
The Staggers
29 December 2009
The shameful execution of Akmal Shaikh by China puts ministers and human rights groups in uncharted territory. The...
The Staggers
18 December 2009
Everything we're hearing from Copenhagen suggests that in the past 24 hours hope has begun to win out over gloom. I was...
The Staggers
17 December 2009
Tiger Woods, has had, to put it mildly, a rough time of it recently. The media's round-the-clock coverage of his sexual...
The Staggers
17 December 2009
On Tuesday I blogged on the disappearance of Newsnight's Trafigura investigation from its website. Now it emerges that...
The Staggers
16 December 2009
I've just heard the sad news that Peter Tatchell has stood down as a Green Party parliamentary candidate after brain...
The Staggers
15 December 2009
Carter-Ruck may have suffered a humiliating defeat when it attempted to prevent the Guardian and others from reporting...
The Staggers
15 December 2009
The world's greatest investor, Warren Buffett, has always been well disposed to Barack Obama and used some of his $62bn...
The Staggers
15 December 2009
It's becoming increasingly clear that David Cameron's problem is not his class, but his perceived phoneyness. Voters...
The Staggers
14 December 2009
The latest Guardian/ICM poll has just been published and shows the Conservatives' lead cut to 9 points, a result that...

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