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Guillaume Tabard: "Philippe the methodical, and Edouard the fatalist"

2021-04-01T17:59:35.880Z

COUNTER-POINT - The former prime minister does not hide it: he wants to weigh, count, exist, keep the political capital he has amassed alive, more solid than the popularity capital that the polls grant him today .



Making his televised reappearance on Easter evening on France 2 does not make Édouard Philippe a believer -

"I do not have faith"

, he confesses in

Le Point

.

Yet one would believe his political strategy inspired by Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

"Act as if everything depends on you, pray knowing that everything depends on God"

, advised the founder of the Jesuits.

Secularized for the needs of the former Prime Minister, the formula could become: "Act

as if everything depends on you, knowing that everything depends on the circumstances

".

Read also: Édouard Philippe, the strategy of an omnipresent absentee

This is verified with the publication of his book,

Impressions et lines clair

.

His return has been thought out, matured, prepared, planned, organized.

And now a presidential intervention obscures all other news, especially political.

No more than the candidacy of Xavier Bertrand, also in

Le Point

, his first interview does not cover the questions of the French on the progression of the Covid, the schooling of their children or the organization of their travels.

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Source: lefigaro

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