In all, the PRG has lost four seats and now finds himself with six senators on 348, except rallies or defections by group formation on October 7.
A shock to Jean-Michel Baylet. President and founding member of the Radical Left Party, Senator leaving the Tarn-et-Garonne was beaten Sunday by François Bonhomme various right. A fall in part caused by the dissent of his former running mate Yvon Collin (DVG). François Bonhomme was supported by Brigitte BarÃ¨ges, UMP mayor of Montauban and declared rival boss in the department of La Depeche du Midi. Baylet, who has yet to respond to a court case on food expenditure of County Council in 2004-2005, will now have to fight if he wants to get re-elected in 2015 as Chair of the General Council of the Tarn-et Garonne he has held since March 1985.
This defeat is the most symbolic in the PRG, but it is not the only one, far from it. In all, the PRG has lost four seats and now finds himself with six senators on 348, except rallies or defections by group formation on 7 October. The former Minister for Decentralisation of government Ayrault, Anne-Marie Escoffier, who had defended including the first part of creating territorial reform including cities, has had to bow in the Aveyron. Another loss, that of Raymond Vall in Gers. The fourth seat lost in Corsica, is that of Nicolas Alfonsi, who did not run. The PRG is for the Democratic Rally and Social European parliamentary group, which, for now, includes 13 senators.
Monday, each accusing the shot. Baylet did not wish to speak, reserving his word “for later,” according to a close. It should meet next week a special office dedicated to PRG Senate. “Socialist, nationally, have not favored things for Jean-Michel Baylet. And overall, they betrayed our agreements, which could create a lot of resentment, “said another relative. “The militants are embittered by the PS and need to get out of the majority.” Said do we.
Since the departure of the Greens, GWP is the only ally of the PS in government, where serve three members: Sylvia Pinel (Housing), Annick Girardin, (Development and Francophonie), and Thierry Braillard (Sports). The latter indicates his relatives, was the initiative of a Republican Forum held in Paris on 17, 18 and 19 October. The forum, which could participate Christiane Taubira, will put in question the Fifth Republic and question the relevance of abolition of the post of prime minister. Between Bawler Baylet and, even if they are secured on certain occasions, the rivalry did not start yesterday. She could again speak at the congress of the PRG to be held in 2015.