France was given up to fire and bloodshed, she experienced famine, she experienced the worst of things, she was nearly chopped up in pieces forever because of the decision... to exclude, to brand one party as guilty and annihilate them.
My responsibility will be to unite all the women and men ready to take on the tremendous challenges which are waiting for us, and to act.
In a common project, we can bring together well-meaning people from the Left and the Right.
We have to provide more visibility, more certainty to the investors and reduce the cost of failure.
The only way governments or would-be governments respond to ills these days is by seeking to lower the temperature... and that tends to mean public spending.
We need to restore democracy and sovereignty in Europe.