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

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The Staggers
31 March 2010
One of the few positive developments in recent months has been Jack Straw's belated support for libel reform.In a plan...
The Staggers
30 March 2010
The latest polls may show the Tories' lead over Labour increasing, but there's better news for Gordon Brown in a new...
The Staggers
30 March 2010
I see that Rod Liddle has just been censured by the Press Complaints Commission for the infamous blog he wrote, falsely...
The Staggers
29 March 2010
George Osborne's promise to reverse part of Labour's planned £7bn increase in National Insurance is being hailed by the...
The Staggers
29 March 2010
"Get Lost We're Full"
The Staggers
26 March 2010
Robin Cook was always fond of hailing Tony Blair's Labour government as the most redistributive since Lloyd George, and...
The Staggers
26 March 2010
This week we published a list of the 20 greatest political songs, as selected by members of the Political Studies...
The Staggers
26 March 2010
Another Portillo?
The Staggers
25 March 2010
We've all long suspected that the Republicans, consumed with hatred for President Obama's health-care reforms, have...
The Staggers
25 March 2010
Return to recession?
The Staggers
24 March 2010
Latest poll (Sun/YouGov): Labour 10 seats short of a majorityThe latest daily YouGov poll is out and it doesn't make...
The Staggers
24 March 2010
The cider drinkers are rebelling. Within minutes of Alistair Darling announcing in the Budget that cider duty will rise...
The Staggers
24 March 2010
As Alistair Darling prepares to battle his way across a picket line to deliver the Budget, what new information can we...
The Staggers
23 March 2010
There's something rather cynical about the government's apparent support for fixed-term parliaments. As with Gordon...
The Staggers
23 March 2010
Latest poll (Sun/YouGov): Labour 31 seats short of a majorityWith industrial strife, a sleaze scandal and a record...

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