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

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The Staggers
22 September 2009
From BournemouthVince Cable's "mansion tax" went down well with the left of the party yesterday. But there's...
The Staggers
21 September 2009
The Liberal Democrats may cultivate an image as the most daring of the main parties, but it's not one that their home...
The Staggers
18 September 2009
The New York Times's Paul Krugman argues that the Democrats should abandon health-care reform if the bill is diluted by...
The Staggers
17 September 2009
As I anticipated on Wednesday, Guardian News & Media confirmed a few minutes ago that it would continue to publish...
The Staggers
17 September 2009
The Guardian's Seumas Milne warns that the Tories will win a landslide victory unless Labour transforms the argument...
The Staggers
16 September 2009
The revelation that losses at Guardian News & Media (GNM) are running at £100,000 a day has heightened the sense of...
The Staggers
16 September 2009
The Independent's Hamish McRae says that politicians must struggle to get the deficit under control before the next...
The Staggers
15 September 2009
A man who ruled the Bank of England with an "iron fist", who crushed dissenting voices and who encouraged the...
The Staggers
15 September 2009
The Guardian's Michael White explores the battles to come over expenses reform:Should receipts be required for all...
The Staggers
14 September 2009
An otherwise unremarkable leader in Saturday's Guardian took a passing swipe at this publication: "This week's New...
The Staggers
14 September 2009
The Independent's Yasmin Alibhai-Brown calls for the introduction of an alternative history syllabus in schools:[O]ur...
The Staggers
11 September 2009
The news that Les Hinton, the former News International executive chairman, will give evidence to the Commons media...
The Staggers
11 September 2009
In the Times the former army officer Patrick Hennessey warns the military to be wary of criticising journalists such as...
The Staggers
09 September 2009
I blogged last week about Thomas Paine's influence on Barack Obama, noting that the man once dismissed by Theodore...
The Staggers
09 September 2009
The New Republic's Jonathan Chait argues that the American obsession with "centrism" and "moderation...

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