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End of Macron: French MPs launch
no confidence vote amid
nationwide anger and riots

Daily Express [UK], by Romina McGuinness

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 12/6/2018 7:24:34 AM

EMMANUEL Macron’s leadership is hanging by a thread as left-wing groups within the French parliament discuss launching a no confidence vote against the president. Mr Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe’s popularity ratings hit new lows as the “yellow vest” protests gathered speed, according to an Ifop-Fiducial poll. The young centrist has been hit by a wave of popular discontent over a planned eco-tax rise, which quickly morphed into a broader rebuke of his aloof leadership style and tough policies. Mr Macron’s satisfaction rating fell to 23 per cent in November, down six percentage points on the previous month, the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander, 12/6/2018 7:31:55 AM     (No. 11854349)

Au revoir, monsieur.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: valinva, 12/6/2018 8:00:25 AM     (No. 11854388)

Macron is a Centrist?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: strike3, 12/6/2018 8:42:02 AM     (No. 11854452)

I can just hear Mrs. Macron at dinner telling her boy toy what an idiot he is while she makes him eat his peas.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 12/6/2018 9:33:54 AM     (No. 11854517)

France´s problem is that, by French standards, Mr. Macron is a centrist. This is compounded by the fact that one of the leaders of the "yellow vest" movement thinks that the suspension, for now, of this gasoline tax is a "first step" towards wealth redistribution. He clearly fails to understand how wealth redistribution works. Wealth redistribution takes from those who have a little wealth and gives it to those who have none.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dvc, 12/6/2018 12:50:31 PM     (No. 11854780)

Looks like Macron has pooped in his soup.

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