Glyphosate: Why Saint-Malo MP Gilles Lurton Did Not Vote against its Ban

Gilles Lurton, MP for Saint-Malo, refused to include in the law the ban on glyphosate. He explains the reasons for his vote: After another heated debate in the National Assembly on glyphosate , the result remained unchanged: the ban on the controversial herbicide within three years will not be enshrined in law . So decided the deputies in the night of Friday 14th to Saturday 15th September, 2018. Gilles Lurton , …

Nicolas Hulot Announces his Resignation from the Government

Nicolas Hulot, Minister of Energy Transition, announced on France Inter this Tuesday morning, his resignation from the government. Thunderclap in the government. The Minister of Energy Transition, Nicolas Hulot, announced on France Inter, Tuesday 28th August, that he has resigned from his ministry. Nicolas Hulot : “Je prends la décision de quitter le gouvernement” #le79inter cc @leasalame @ndemorand pic.twitter.com/MhRq7zEktM …

The Front National is Dead: Replaced by the Rassemblement National

On Friday, the Front National, after 45 years of existence, officially changed its name to become the Rassemblement National, while keeping its same emblem. The Front National became on Friday the Rassemblement National.  A name change intended to mark the culmination of the re-founding of this political party founded a little over 45 years ago. “Tribute …

Emmanuel Macron on TF1’s 1pm News: The 8 Announcements to Remember

Emmanuel Macron gave an interview to Jean-Pierre Pernaut during the 13H TF1 conducted from a primary school in Berd’huis (Orne). The main announcements. For an hour, Emmanuel Macron answered questions from TF1 journalist Jean-Pierre Pernaut live from a school in the village of Berd’huis in the Orne . The Head of State was particularly questioned on employment, rurality, 80Km/h, retirees or the reform …

New Year: Emmanuel Macron Announces First Plans of Social Inflection

Emmanuel Macron presented on Sunday, December 31 greetings to French, the first of his five years. What you need to remember. Emmanuel Macron has put social cohesion at the centre of his wishes for 2018 without changing its reform projects it intends to pursue “with the same force and the same rate” this year. “We need to rethink a …

Emmanuel Macron Confirms the End of Taxe d’Habitation for all in 2020

On Saturday, Emmanuel Macron has signed live the last three laws passed in Parliament. The President confirmed that he wanted to remove the taxe d’Habitation for all in 2020. Emmanuel Macron has signed Saturday live under the eye of cameras, the last three laws passed in Parliament with the 2018 budget, confirming its aim to abolish the taxe …

Republicans Elect a New President and Hope to Turn the Page on Defeat

To elect a new president and turn the page on 2017 losses: Les Republicans activists return to the polls to decide Laurent Wauquiez, Florence Portelli and Mael Calan. To elect a new president and turn the page of electoral defeats of 2017: LR activists are called to the polls Sunday to decide Laurent Wauquiez , major favorite, Florence …