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

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The Staggers
23 March 2010
Latest poll (Sun/YouGov): Labour 31 seats short of a majorityWith industrial strife, a sleaze scandal and a record...
The Staggers
22 March 2010
Few would have guessed that, as the man the Tories chose to lead their assault on the trade union Unite, Michael Gove...
The Staggers
22 March 2010
Barack Obama has won the most significant victory of his presidency to date. By securing the passage of a bill giving...
The Staggers
19 March 2010
The collapse of talks between British Airways and Unite is bad news for Gordon Brown. This isn't because of the...
The Staggers
19 March 2010
Alistair Darling may have complained that Gordon Brown unleashed the "forces of hell" against him, but a...
The Staggers
19 March 2010
Since defecting to the Conservatives last September, the Sun has become the party's most full-throated supporter on...
The Staggers
18 March 2010
So, after the Tories attempted to divert attention away from the Ashcroft affair with a crude assault on the trade...
The Staggers
18 March 2010
Why we need a hung parliament
Politics
18 March 2010
The Conservatives' decision to launch an all-out attack on Unite and its political director, Charlie Whelan, reveals...
The Staggers
17 March 2010
Here at New Statesman Towers we're just putting the finishing touches to this week's magazine, but I wanted to tell you...
The Staggers
17 March 2010
If David Cameron is to win an overall majority at the election, he will need to gain a tranche of seats in the north....
The Staggers
16 March 2010
I'm rather impressed by Nick Clegg's confirmation that the Lib Dems will not ring-fence any departmental budgets. It's...
The Staggers
16 March 2010
The Tories' new war
The Staggers
15 March 2010
John Prescott's son David, who failed in his fight to succeed his father in Hull East, is reportedly in the running to...
The Staggers
15 March 2010
It looks like the Times's chief reporter, Tom Baldwin, is an avid reader of the New Statesman.Compare the intro to his...

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