This Thursday, François Hollande held his second full-fledged press conference at the Elysée Palace. With unemployment skyrocketing, France officially in recession and his popularity at a record-low, the French president used that opportunity to defend his record and promise that year II of his presidency will be a year of action. On Europe, on unemployment and on the explosive reforms of the pension system and family benefits. Will this be enough to ignite a comeback?
On the set:
- Gregory Viscusi, Reporter, Bloomberg News;
- Patrick Vignal, Senior Correspondent, Reuters.
Prepared by Marc Perelman and Léa Berdugo.