The day in memory of slavery and the maintenance of regional elections. Return on the political news of Wednesday, March 31, 2021.
Aurélien Taché wishes a day in memory of slavery
The deputy of Val d’Oise ex-LREM Aurélien Taché wants us to create a day in memory of slavery. This wish will materialize in the form of a bill. ” I propose to create a new holiday, May 10, in memory of slavery »Explains the founder of the New Democrats movement in an interview with The Obs .
A choice of date that can be questionable since the month of May already has a large number of public holidays. However, May 10 has a very strong symbolism. ” This date corresponds to that of the adoption of the Taubira law, on May 10, 2001, recognizing trafficking and slavery as crimes against humanity. »Explains Aurélien Raché, before adding« And then this May 10, would also remind us of Mitterrand, only inspiring personalities! “.
Jean Castex announces the maintenance of regional elections
The Prime Minister defended Thursday April 1, in front of the deputies of the National Assembly, the new measures announced Wednesday March 31 Emmanuel Macron. Asked about the possible postponement of the regional elections scheduled for June 13 and 20, 2021. “ It is clearly the scenario of their maintenance that we favor at this stage. »Declared Jean Castex.
According to Jean Castex, “ Only compelling health reasons likely to jeopardize the election campaign could justify a further postponement »Regional and departmental elections.
Richard Ferrand benefits from statute of limitations in the Mutuelles de Bretagne case
The President of the National Assembly, Richard Ferrand, was accused of being involved in a contentious real estate transaction. He had been indicted in the so-called Mutuelles de Bretagne case. His lawyers pleaded the prescription of the facts.
The investigative chamber of the Douai Court of Appeal upheld the requests of the President of the National Assembly recognizing the prescription of public action. This decision could therefore put an end to the proceedings against Richard Ferrand.
Marine Le Pen announces that she will choose Gérald Darmanin as Prime Minister
If there has been water in the gas on several occasions between Marine Le Pen and Gérald Darmanin, the president of the National Rally believes that an alliance is more than possible with the current Minister of the Interior. So much so that during a press conference on Thursday April 1, 2021, Marine Le Pen has announced that she will choose Gérald Darmanin as Prime Minister, if she wins the 2022 presidential election.
“ Gérald Darmanin is the image that an alliance is possible between the National Rally and the other French parties. This is why I wish that in case of victory in 2022, he will become my Prime Minister The presidential candidate told reporters. This is of course an April Fool’s Day.