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

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The Staggers
09 April 2010
So Twitter has claimed its first political scalp. Once the Labour candidate Stuart MacLennan's abusive tweets were...
The Staggers
09 April 2010
It looks like a Labour candidate has committed political harakiri on Twitter. Stuart MacLennan, the PPC for Moray,...
The Staggers
08 April 2010
There's a fascinating new Reuters/Ipsos MORI poll out which shows that voters in the key marginals rate Gordon Brown...
The Staggers
08 April 2010
Tory tax bombshell
The Staggers
08 April 2010
Are Gordon Brown and Alistair Darling right to argue that Britain is well placed to emerge strongly from the recession...
Polls
07 April 2010
Latest poll (Sun/YouGov): Labour 33 seats short of a majority.Britain remains on course for a hung parliament at the...
The Staggers
07 April 2010
Tory threat
The Staggers
07 April 2010
When I first saw the front page of this morning's Daily Mail, I assumed I was off the pace. Had I really missed Labour'...
The Staggers
06 April 2010
David Cameron may be far from certain to win a majority at the election but he is still the first Conservative Party...
The Staggers
06 April 2010
Freeze VAT
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...

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