Tag Archive: Segolene Royal

Nov 17 2008

Socialist Party Congress in Reims


From Liberation: Speeches, postcards, and an umbrella… Three days of images from the heart of the Socialist Party… And from Le Monde: Direct from Reims: Royal slams the door, Hamon remains a candidate, Aubry and Delanoe keep quiet… Three hours after the start of the meeting to decide which resolutions to adopt, Segolene Royal and …

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Nov 11 2008

Will Royal face Sarkozy again in 2012?


I was interested to read in Liberation that Segolene Royal has won the Socialist Party’s endorsement of her policies. In the voting, Royal received 29%, with Aubry and Delanoe following with 25% each, and Hamon with 19%. Bertrand Delanoe, who has the support of Royal’s ex-partner Francois Hollande, is also mayor of Paris. I’ve always …

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