“Gérald Darmanin in search of seguino-sarkozysm”

Gérald Darmanin, Minister of the Interior, during the first council of ministers of the new government, May 23, 2022. François BOUCHON/Le Figaro COUNTERPOINT – The Beauvau host wants to speak…

“Édouard Philippe is already preparing for 2027”

Hervé Morin: “Emmanuel Macron fails to understand that one of the levers of the country’s transformation is precisely the local authorities if we want to avoid the crystallization of the…

Éric Dupond-Moretti, a minister supported by the Élysée

Eric Dupond-Moretti. LUDOVIC MARIN/AFP In addition to following the Estates General, he will have to look into the creation of 15,000 new prison places, the recruitment of 8,500 additional magistrates…

Emmanuel Macron tries to launch an uncertain second term

Emmanuel Macron arrives at the first Council of Ministers of the new government, on July 4, at the Élysée. POOL/REUTERS ANALYSIS – After complicated legislative elections, the Head of State…

Guillaume Tabard: “Government, group, party: presidential authority at stake”

Prime Minister Élisabeth Borne presents her government’s program to the National embly in Paris, July 6, 2022. BENOIT TESSIER/REUTERS COUNTERPOINT – The risk of friction within the executive exists. An…

Bergé and Braun-Pivet, a new “axis” in the embly against the Élysée Matignon couple

Yaël Braun-Pivet, President of the National embly and Aurore Bergé, President of the Renaissance group at the National embly on June 22, in Paris. Vincent Isore/IP3 PRESS/MAXPPP STORY – The…

In the majority, the deputies to the team spirit challenge

By Dinah Cohen Posted 2 minutes ago, Update 2 minutes ago Presence instructions in the Hemicycle have already been given to the deputies of the majority. François BOUCHON/Le Figaro ANALYSIS…

Emmanuel Macron, Aurélien Pradié… the indiscretions of Figaro Magazine

CHRONICLE – Short sentences and behind the scenes of the political week, by Carl Meeus. When it changes, it changes… Emmanuel Macron, quoting Robert Dalban On the evening of the…

at LFI, an opaque commission suspected of instrumentalization

The only known name of the body is that of Sarah Legrain, MP for Paris. JULIEN DE ROSA/AFP Responsible for ensuring respect for the values ​​of the movement, its composition…

Left-wing parties face the specter of violence

Number two of the PS, Corinne Naginguin (here, in May) indicated that the party was going to set up its own specialized commission by the end of July. THOMAS SAMSON/AFP…

Emmanuel Macron’s five-year term resumes

From left, French government spokesman Olivier Veran, French Labor Minister Olivier Dussopt, French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, French junior Minister of Public Accounts Gabriel Attal leave the…

a lesser evil for the right

By Wally Bordas Published 38 minutes ago, Update 15 minutes ago Frank Riester. François BOUCHON/Le Figaro The appointment of the ex-LR to the post of Minister of Relations with Parliament…

“Compromises tomorrow more useful than trust”

Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne at the National embly, July 6, 2022. BENOIT TESSIER/REUTERS COUNTERPOINT – To vote for confidence in the embly would have been a risk for the government.…

A majority of French people unhappy with the composition of the government

By John Cittone Published 42 minutes ago, Update 25 minutes ago Elisabeth Borne’s general policy statement receives a “pable” mention, but the reshuffle is “recaled”. Le Figaro SURVEY – For…

Insoumis deputy Éric Coquerel announces a fact-finding mission on consulting firms

She “will perhaps allow us to question the questions of the quality-price ratio of these consulting firms, their necessity, their role“, declared the new chairman of the Finance Committee of…