Segolene Royal sulking La Rochelle. Minister of Ecology will not participate in the summer school of PS from 29 to 31 August. Officially, it will be at that time in Martinique for a visit devoted to “energy transition in Overseas.”
But beyond official statements, the former president of Poitou-Charentes retains probably still many bad memories of La Rochelle. The parliamentary elections of 2012, she suffered a y stinging defeat against the dissident Socialist Olivier Falorni.
Royal quarreled with the Mayor of La Rochelle
Since then, she has also severely interfered with Jean-François Fountaine, who became mayor in March, which Olivier Falorni had supported in 2012 and has since been excluded from the PS.
Traditionally, the mayor of La Rochelle, Socialist for 15 years, who gave the opening speech of the university Summer PS. Segolene Royal, who was this last year, will not this time.