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

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The Staggers
06 April 2010
The Tories were fortunate that none of the papers chose to lead on the Chris Grayling story on Monday. If they had,...
The Staggers
05 April 2010
Here is the Tories' latest poster, which rather brings to mind George Orwell's vision of the future as being "a...
The Staggers
05 April 2010
Gay rights row
The Staggers
01 April 2010
The Telegraph is due to publish a story tomorrow questioning YouGov's reliability and claiming that the polling group's...
The Staggers
01 April 2010
I've just heard the fantastic news that Simon Singh has won his libel appeal against the British Chiropractic...
The Staggers
01 April 2010
Faith, science, belief
UK Politics
01 April 2010
Red alertThe Tories may claim Labour is in the pocket of the unions, but not all of them are welcome at No 10. The...
The Staggers
31 March 2010
It was a relief to hear Gordon Brown declare in his speech about immigration that he would not allow people to "...
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...

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