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Reconfinement: local elected officials rush to the aid of local shops


The Association of Mayors of France invites the government to bet on consultation by warning it about the impact of Covid measures on culture and sport.

Misunderstanding and anger.

Many mayors are expressing their concern at the growing mistrust in local commerce.

Some elected officials have even engaged in a real standoff with the state by issuing municipal decrees to protest against the consequences of the second confinement.

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Béziers in Hérault, Yerres in Essonne, Dijon in Côte-d'Or, Perpignan in the Pyrénées-Orientales… Even Anne Hidalgo is calling for an emergency meeting for Paris.

After Emmanuel Macron's announcements, the orders have flourished all over France and prefects have filed summary proceedings.

Discontent swells especially in local shops where we do not hesitate to outlaw ourselves.

Faced with such a rejection, the associations of elected officials plead for respect for republican rules, but understand the anger.

“For many traders, some of whom are on the brink, the decisions are unfair, because they promote unfair competition.

And since they have nothing more to lose… ”, is


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Source: lefigaro

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