CHRONICLE – Short phrases and behind the scenes of political week, by Carl Meeus.
I try to wake everyone up
The boss of the Republic on the move is rather naturally optimistic tinged with caution. This is what leads Stanislas Guerini to be wary of the voting intentions published at the moment. Certainly, they are favorable to Emmanuel Macron who comes out, according to studies, in the lead in the first round, well ahead of his competitors. But these voting intentions are very much lower than the figures of the confidence barometers. This high differential worries the deputy for Paris, who calls on his troops to be vigilant: “I’m trying to wake everyone up. We must not fall into a senator’s train ”. For him, the walkers would make a serious mistake considering that the Marine Le Pen threat has been ruled out in favor of Eric Zemmour. “It would be a mistake to stop fighting her and focus on him.” Especially since it points to another danger: the return of the Republicans. “It would be wrong to think that the LR miss their sequences.”
The proliferation of televised debates, the absence of fratricidal combat,