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

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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...
The Staggers
14 December 2009
It's worth reading all of Iain Dale's interview with John Bercow in this month's Total Politics, but what caught my eye...
The Staggers
14 December 2009
The weekend brought more speculation over a 25 March election, with Labour officials reported to have told Gordon Brown...
The Staggers
14 December 2009
There's something worth quoting in almost every section of Ken Macdonald's remarkable polemic against Tony Blair and...
The Staggers
12 December 2009
Tiger Woods's injunction against the British press has once again made the UK the laughing stock of the world when it...
The Staggers
11 December 2009
The Economist cast its vote for Labour at the last two elections, but judging by this week's cover it'll be backing the...
The Staggers
11 December 2009
It's relieving to see UK scientists issue a robust defence of their profession in the wake of the increasingly...
The Staggers
10 December 2009
With Anglo-French relations at their lowest ebb since Jacques Chirac declared that Britain had the worst food in the...
The Staggers
10 December 2009
There's renewed speculation over a March election this morning after Alistair Darling's highly political pre-Budget...
The Staggers
09 December 2009
It has often been predicted that our political class's engagement with new media will end in tears, and Sarah Brown and...
The Staggers
09 December 2009
The Times claims that Question Time has bowed to pressure from anti-war campaigners by deciding to include Lord Ashdown...
The Staggers
08 December 2009
Conrad Black hasn't done too badly since he was imprisoned in Florida's Coleman correctional facility in 2008 for...
The Staggers
08 December 2009
Rod Liddle's blog on crime and multiculturalism has prompted a fierce reaction on Twitter and in the blogosphere. Here'...
The Staggers
08 December 2009
A damning leader in today's Times questions David Cameron's fitness to govern. In the wake of another opinion poll...

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