Macron invites Trump to Bastille Day to honor US WWI troops

Trump says'oui to French leader's Bastille Day invitation

Trump says'oui to French leader's Bastille Day invitation

Some items on Macron's agenda of far reaching pro-business reforms are already facing resistance.

PARIS The French government wants to give lesbian couples and single women access to assisted reproduction, a government spokesman said on Wednesday, setting the scene for a major extension of gay rights under new President Emmanuel Macron.

When Macron's team picked candidates for his new "Republic on the Move" party to contest the parliamentary elections held earlier this month, they made the absence of a criminal record a key criterion for picking successful bids.

Some trade unions staged protests near parliament to voice their opposition to Macron's plan to relax France's stringent labour code. Now, former gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (who's also a vegetarian and a big supporter of green tech) met with the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, to discuss a green future for both countries and how to "make the world great again" for everyone in it - not just the USA.

Once adopted, it will serve to complement the first two global pacts adopted by the United Nations in 1966, of which one deals with civil and political rights, the other concerning economic, social and cultural rights, in addition to worldwide environmental law which is today fragmented into dozens of thematic agreements.

CNN Producer Fesses Up: We're Just Doing The Russia Stuff For Ratings
It was retracted the next night, and CNN apologized to Anthony Scaramucci , the Trump transition team member named in the story. What about all the other phony stories they do? But the White House has credibility issues of its own.

Corruption scandals have always been a feature of French politics, so much so that one was central to Macron's presidential election victory.

Elected under Macron's banner, 30-year-old lawmaker Aurore Berge told reporters that she's "not worried" about learning the house's complex rules and procedures. "I'm not sure about that", she said.

Melenchon's party took 17 seats.

Socialist Party head Jean-Christophe Cambadelis said on Twitter that fragmentation of the National Assembly into eight political groups was "a recipe for crisis".

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