Christian Jacob, president of the group Republicans (LR) in the National Assembly, today announced its support for Nicolas Sarkozy, who is expected to declare this week a candidate to primary the right for the next presidential election.
“I call her application of my wishes” and “I will support,” said Mr. Jacob on Europe 1. “If there is a subject that is unanimously in France today, it ‘ is that the French want to stop amateurism of the five year term of Francois Hollande. and I think that Nicolas Sarkozy has both the experience, temperament, composure, ability to decide and also energy to be the president, “said the MP for Seine-et-Marne. “Faced with terrorism, it is one that can bring together the international community. And at the national level also has the ability to make reforms and to govern,” said Jacob, who was a fervent supporter of Jacques Chirac.
What about Jean-Francois Cope, also a candidate for the primary (20-27 November)? “I have friendships that are known with Jean-François”, “I argued for the presidency of the movement. He decided to run for the primary election. He knows from the beginning that I will not this adventure but this does not prevent us from working together. “
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