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

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The Staggers
09 November 2009
Rupert Murdoch may have indicated that News Corporation could miss its target of charging for all its news websites by...
The Staggers
09 November 2009
Jackie Ashley's column in today's Guardian includes this remarkable detail:Some Labour people may think I'm sounding...
The Staggers
05 November 2009
When George Osborne suggested that Gordon Brown could be "faintly autistic" there was justified outrage. The...
The Staggers
04 November 2009
Is the Sun going soft? Today's leader on the Lisbon Treaty is uncharacteristically pragmatic. Far from attacking David...
The Staggers
04 November 2009
I've long thought that Gordon Brown should avoid the ignominy of an election at the last possible date (3 June). The...
The Staggers
03 November 2009
We all know that David Cameron will renege on his pledge to hold a referendum on the Lisbon Treaty, but what would the...
The Staggers
02 November 2009
"When the facts change, I change my mind. What do you do, sir?" So ran John Maynard Keynes's celebrated...
The Staggers
02 November 2009
So we've heard Anthony Steen claim that voters are only angered by his expenses because they are envious of his "...
The Staggers
29 October 2009
The questions over the Tories' sinister European alliance just won't go away. William Hague and David Miliband's tête-à...
The Staggers
28 October 2009
It must count as some achievement to simultaneously attract the ire of Alastair Campbell and Simon Heffer. That's the...
The Staggers
27 October 2009
Today's Times reports that Lord Heseltine believes the Conservatives will have to ditch their far-right allies and...
The Staggers
27 October 2009
The Times's David Aaronovitch says that the political class now refuses to put the positive case for immigration:It is...
The Staggers
26 October 2009
The slow march forward of free speech in Britain continues today as the arcane laws of sedition and criminal libel are...
The Staggers
23 October 2009
It's been a good week for David Miliband. On Tuesday he was touted as the man to save the Labour Party and today the...
The Staggers
22 October 2009
The argument that mainstream parties should counter the BNP by adopting a hardline position on immigration was...

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