Jean Castex wants to move quickly to designate the government as soon as possible - The Point

This was the first large oral Jean Castex. The new Prime minister was invited to the 20 hours of TF1, just a few hours after the handover which was held in Mati

Jean Castex wants to move quickly to designate the government as soon as possible - The Point

This was the first large oral Jean Castex. The new Prime minister was invited to the 20 hours of TF1, just a few hours after the handover which was held in Matignon with Edouard Philippe. One that was known until then as the Gentleman déconfinement began to detail his plan of attack for the next few weeks.

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Jean Castex, has said that it wants to "open dialogue" to develop " a new social covenant ", demonstrating thus a method that it will specify in its policy statement expected " by the middle of next week ". The new Prime minister has said they want to " move quickly to appoint the government as soon as possible ". Interviewed on TF1 to know if this could be before Monday, he replied : "we will do everything to ".

general policy Speech delivered in the next week

"Before I give solutions, I would like to open dialogue, discussion with the Nation, with the social partners, in the territories, with all the actors in order to involve as possible in the search for solutions," assured Jean Castex. "You just can't decide since Paris. I believe in the territories, I believe in the trust and to the values of responsibility, " he insisted.

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" I wish to pronounce my general policy speech in the middle of the next week, the goal is to be working as quickly as possible ", he still hammered, while the parliamentary proceedings are suspended pending the new government. The debate on the third budget crisis, were not able to finish Friday and Monday was to start the Assembly the second reading of the draft law on bioethics, which opens the LDCS to all women.

"ecology is not an option"

Asked about his priorities, Jean Castex, has assured that " ecology is not an option ", while the Greens accused him of being " a man of the right, that no one has ever heard on the ecology ". "I believe she is now entered in all the heads, it transcends the political class ", he pointed out, whereas in the last municipal elections were marked by a breakthrough in green in the major cities.

Regarding the economic recovery plan, "it is in course of preparation" and will be " presented very quickly." It will be based on a "choice-oriented, which allow us to reconstruct, to gain economic sovereignty, to have a France that was more economical from the point of view of respect of the environment," said Jean Castex.

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Confident to have "felt a strong emotion" at the announcement of his appointment, Jean Castex observed that it could " not shirk when it comes to serving his country, especially in the current circumstances ". Asked about his values, Jean Castex, has insisted in particular on the " secularism ". "I can't admit to certain behaviours, certain anomalies, some folds in on itself, some of communitarianism ", he argued.

Updated Date: 03 July 2020, 16:33

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