The Staggers 4 April 2012 Web Only: the best of the blogs The five must-read blogs from today, including McCluskey's challenge to Miliband. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up 1. McCluskey prepares to move on Miliband Three Unite resolutions call for a 10 per cent cut in funding to the Labour Party, notes Labour Uncut. 2. An odd combination of smugness and fatalism Economic expectations have been so reduced that even weak growth is treated as good news, says Duncan Weldon at the Touchstone blog. 3. Who'll be Romney's running mate? Coffee House's Jonathan Jones profiles the contenders for the Republican vice presidential nomination. 4. The branding of Daniel Bartlam as a 'devil child' is unbecoming of our civilised society This disturbed child, who clearly needs society's help, has been held up as a despicable, diabolical and evil creature, writes Brendan O'Neill at Telegraph blogs. 5. Ten reasons to be proud of what this Prime Minister is doing ConservativeHome's Tim Montgomerie lists the "good things" that the government is doing, including education reform and elected police chiefs. › US press: pick of the papers Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!