Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen diverge on the referendums, not on the seven-year term

Published on: 04/12/2022 – 19:14Changed: 04/12/2022 – 19:15 Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, both on the move, discussed on Tuesday the possibility of amending the constitution without going through parliament. However, the center-right candidate and the far-right candidate agree on a possible return to the seven-year term – which was stopped in France from … Read more

about the car, social vision for Le Pen and environmental vision for Macron

Let’s continue the comparison of the Macron-Le Pen programs before the second round. On the car two opposing visions. It is Marine Le Pen’s heat engine (petrol or diesel) versus Emmanuel Macron’s electric motor. This is also one of the rare industrial issues that they are really against, because otherwise they both defend:e nuclear, hydrogen … Read more

the end of a fleeting and elusive campaign

HISTORY – As if the French’s concerns were elsewhere … At the end of a frustrating campaign, opinion polls fear a strong abstinence. Thus ends the campaign for the first round of the presidential election. Long for some – 366 days for Marine Le Pen -, short for others – 37 days for Emmanuel Macron … Read more

investigation opened for gross money laundering of tax evasion

Published on: 04/06/2022 – 15:57Changed: 04/06/2022 – 19:06 A preliminary investigation into gross money laundering of tax evasion directed at consulting firm McKinsey was opened by the National Financial Prosecutor’s Office on March 31, the judicial institution announced on Wednesday. Four days before the first round of presidential elections, the National Financial Prosecutor’s Office (PNF) … Read more

France, this social democracy without social democracy

Frenchmen in the main square of Spezet, next to the official posters of the presidential candidates, during Emmanuel Macron’s visit on April 5, 2022. ©Ludovic MARIN / AFP Reforms and political projects If a certain number of opponents think that in Emmanuel Macron they see a liberal (even ultra …) delivering the French to the … Read more

The former yellow vests, an election threat for Emmanuel Macron?

The revolt of the yellow vests in 2018-2019 has for a period significantly destabilized Emmanuel Macron’s presidency. Three years after the violent clashes between protesters and police, the anger from the former yellow vests is intact. Next Sunday, they intend to express themselves well at the ballot box. The presidential campaign, largely overshadowed by the … Read more

omission, “sole rival” of Emmanuel Macron, according to the Spanish press

Published on: 04/01/2022 – 16:01Changed: 04/01/2022 – 16:05 At the end of a “dull”, “dull” and “decaffeinated” campaign, the Spanish press fears that the biggest opponent of Emmanuel Macron, who was given the favorite in the polls, will finally be a record breaker. “The big protagonist” in the French presidential campaign abstains from voting, according … Read more

the reduction in social spending that was thwarted by the crises

Emmanuel Macron, candidate for re-election, France 24 takes stock of his five-year term in four parts. After foreign policy and economics, space in the social, where the priority of spending reduction has been thwarted by the Yellow Vests and Covid-19. Emmanuel Macron’s desire to reduce social spending was not long in coming. From the summer … Read more