James Maxwell is a Scottish political journalist. He is based between Scotland and London.

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The Staggers
18 January 2012
In an interview published in the Observer last week, former Chancellor Alistair Darling warned of the "profound...
The Staggers
09 January 2012
In an interview on the Andrew Marr Show yesterday, David Cameron revealed that he was planning to bring forward...
The Staggers
18 December 2011
Identity crisis
The Staggers
25 November 2011
When Wendy Alexander, former leader of the Labour Party in Scotland and sister of shadow foreign secretary Douglas,...
The Staggers
13 November 2011
According to recent reports, David Cameron is again exploring the possibility of staging a pre-emptive, Westminster-led...
The Staggers
06 November 2011
Enough of the myth
The Staggers
21 October 2011
Clause IV moment?
Star Spangled Staggers
14 October 2011
Figures released yesterday show that Barack Obama raised $70m between July and September - $42m for his own re-election...
The Staggers
13 October 2011
A reduction in the number of Scottish Westminster seats and a re-ordering of Scottish constituency boundaries means...
Star Spangled Staggers
13 October 2011
The Washington Post has published an article, based on the findings of the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll,...
Star Spangled Staggers
13 October 2011
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has confirmed she will not serve in Barack Obama's administration if he is re-...
International Politics
12 October 2011
Debate gaffe
The Staggers
11 October 2011
Labour has assembled a crack-team of 13 Scottish MPs to spearhead the fight against the SNP in the run up to the...
Star Spangled Staggers
11 October 2011
Rick Perry has gone on the attack ahead of tonight's sixth GOP primary debate in New Hampshire. In an attempt to...
Business
11 October 2011
France, Belgium and Luxembourg have revealed plans for a massive bail-out of failing bank Dexia. Brussels is going to...

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