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

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The Staggers
19 February 2010
So, after last week's letter to the Sunday Times from 20 economists, supporting the Tory demand for the government to...
The Staggers
18 February 2010
In the column that led to his sacking as editor of the Today programme, Rod Liddle wrote that while voters may have...
The Staggers
18 February 2010
Get ready for the political weather to become even more determined by polls. YouGov has launched its daily tracker in...
The Staggers
18 February 2010
In this week's issue of the New Statesman, we look at why Barack Obama's attempts to bring Iran in from the cold have...
Politics
18 February 2010
Unfairer sexRecently, both Labour and the Conservatives have been reminded how hazardous an issue women's...
The Staggers
17 February 2010
In today's Times, Daniel Finkelstein urges the Tories to avoid the temptation to resort to negative campaigning,...
The Staggers
16 February 2010
It's nice to see that the venerable William Rees-Mogg has been reading our leaders. In his latest Mail on Sunday column...
The Staggers
16 February 2010
It hasn't helped
The Staggers
15 February 2010
So Vince Cable won't be the next chancellor after all. Today's Guardian reports that the Liberal Democrats are planning...
The Staggers
15 February 2010
Statistic confusion
The Staggers
14 February 2010
Will the surge fail?
The Staggers
14 February 2010
The key moment in Michael Gove's interview with Andrew Marr this morning came when he was challenged on the growing...
The Staggers
11 February 2010
Tories strike back
The Staggers
11 February 2010
Here, just released, are some of the remarkable photos of the 11 September 2001 attacks taken by a New York police...
Politics
11 February 2010
Polls apartLabour optimists often cite the 1992 election, the last time a governing party won against the odds, as...

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