Regionalization of measures and free periodical protection. Back to the political news of Tuesday, February 23, 2021.
Emmanuel Macron believes that ” better regionalize »Health measures
The President of the Republic estimated on Tuesday February 23, 2021, during a trip to the Côtes-d’Or, that he had to ” better regionalize »Health measures rather than applying them nationally.
A declaration which comes the day after the partial reconfinement of the Alpes-Maritimes and which could suggest a change of course in the health policy of the government, which until now had planned at the national level.
Frédérique Vidal announces free periodical protection for female students
In order to fight against menstrual precariousness which affects 33% of female students, the Minister of Higher Education announced on Tuesday February 23, 2021 that periodic protection would be free for female students from the start of the school year in September 2021.
This free service will require the installation of distributors in the Crous residences and in the university health centers. The minister clarified the project during a meeting with students in Poitiers:” We are aiming for 1,500 distributors and full free admission at the start of the school year “.
Senator Valérie Boyer wants ” temporarily impose town halls without ideologues “
Senator Les Républicains des Bouches-du-Rhône, Valérie Boyer, protested on Twitter against the decision of the town hall of Lyon to impose a single meal without meat in school canteens. To justify this decision, the town hall invoked a simplification of the canteen service to better comply with the health measures in force.
An explanation that does not convince the opposition and particularly Senator LR Valérie Boyer, who sees in this decision a large part of ideology. On his Twitter account, the elected official is ironic proposing “ temporarily impose town halls without ideologues “.
Eric Zemmour’s supporters launch a platform for the presidential election
Although polemicist Eric Zemmour has not officially declared his interest in a 2022 presidential candidacy, many want him to launch. An Ifop poll highlighted on February 17 that 13% of French people were ready to vote for him if he ran. Its supports go further and launched Tuesday, February 23, 2021 an online platform to gauge the enthusiasm that the application could generate.
At the origin of this initiative, the mayor of Orange and founding member of the National Front Jacques Bompard. The latter believes that Eric Zemmour ” says what is needed, what is expected, he opens up avenues of hope for us with remarkable lucidity. Marine Le Pen is absolutely part of the system, she is not up to the debate, it is not serious ”.