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

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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...
10 October 2011
Conservative MP Andrew Tyrie, chair of the Treasury Select Committee, has expressed concern over the way the Royal Bank...
Broadcast
10 October 2011
The American TV network Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) has announced plans to launch a UK channel devoted to "...
Star Spangled Staggers
10 October 2011
It was only a matter of time before Mitt Romney's Mormon faith became an issue in the race to find a Republican...
The Staggers
07 October 2011
Margaret Curran, MP for Glasgow East, has replaced Ann McKechin as Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland following Ed...
Star Spangled Staggers
07 October 2011
 Herman Cain, surprise front-runner in the race to become the Republican candidate in next year's presidential...
Politics
06 October 2011
A new poll conducted by Quinnipiac University in Connecticut suggests that for the first time US voters believe Mitt...
International Politics
06 October 2011
For weeks it seemed he had been preparing the ground for a run at the White House, but on Tuesday Chris Christie, the...
The Staggers
04 October 2011
David Cameron yesterday accused Alex Salmond of being a "big feartie"- an old Scots term meaning 'scared' -...

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