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

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The Staggers
30 September 2009
As Gordon Brown contemplates the Sun's defection to the Tories and the unhappy precedent of Neil Kinnock's defeat, he...
The Staggers
29 September 2009
I'll be blogging on Gordon Brown's keynote speech to the Labour Party conference from 2:30pm. Can he top Peter...
The Staggers
28 September 2009
From the Labour conferenceEd Miliband has become the latest leading Labour figure to come out in support of open...
The Staggers
28 September 2009
From the Labour conferenceAlistair Darling's speech this afternoon was another example of the harsher line Labour...
The Staggers
25 September 2009
The Independent's Johann Hari say that William Shawcross's biography of the Queen Mother ignores her shameless...
The Staggers
23 September 2009
Does the acquisition of PoliticsHome by Lord Ashcroft threaten the website's impartiality? Many on the liberal left...
The Staggers
23 September 2009
The Times's Daniel Finkelstein says that if the Liberal Democrats want to become the leading progressive party, they...
The Staggers
22 September 2009
From BournemouthThere was strong talk of a Labour-Lib Dem partnership at the IPPR fringe meeting I've just returned...
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...

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