DECRYPTION – The Prime Minister escaped a 17th motion of censure on Monday, against a background of expected reshuffle.
By taking place in the hemicycle, Monday afternoon, the Prime Minister was not as worried as in the past. She knew it: this motion of censure, the 17th since his appointment at Matignon, would only be a bad formality to overcome. One more.
Filed by the left Nupes, after the refusal of the macronists to put to the vote the repeal of the retirement at 64, proposed by the group of independents of Liot, this attempt to overthrow the government had little chance of succeeding.
This was the case since only 239 deputies were there, far from the 289 required in the National embly. The verve of Mathilde Panot, the leader of the Insoumis parliamentarians, haranguing against “the macronie” – “sooner or later you will fall”she warned – nothing has changed.
Quite the contrary, the 62 deputies of the Republicans (LR) refusing to mix their voices with the Insoumis. “In a democracy there is no blocking minority (…) You have to know how to end a dispute”, launched the chosen one on the right…