Harmony and Unity at UMP National Council

The battle for the pre-presidential primary election, in which Nicolas Sarkozy appears to be ever present, is again on everyone’s mind. However, several weeks before key Union pour un Mouvement Populaire (UMP) elections, the parties worked to show their unity at the national council in Paris, on Jan. 25. It was stated that “unity” and […]

Debate Surrounds Paris UMP Primaries

Debate surrounds the impending UMP primaries for the city of Paris. The UMP federation announced on March 14 that open primaries would be held from May 31 to June 3 to choose the candidates for the center-right party to claim Paris for 2014. Six candidates are already vying for these municipal elections. The primaries are […]