Fillon's wife breaks silence over role in 'fake jobs' scandal
Embattled French conservative Francois Fillon told supporters Sunday to "never give up the fight" and gave no indication that he intends to quit the presidential election race over an expenses scandal.
He is under growing pressure as party leaders prepare a crisis meeting for Monday to discuss the situation ahead of a March 17 deadline when all presidential candidates must be formally endorsed by at least 500 elected officials.
He apologised to his supporters, saying that among the judicial investigation "you have been forgotten", but the 63-year-old said he was confident he would be proved innocent. "I don't think any of the forty-somethings in our political movement, who have talent, can take on the role to bring us together".
Sunday's planned demonstration has anxious some within the party that it will be hijacked by hardline conservative movements and several heavyweight party officials have said they will not attend. Juppe said he would have an announcement at 10:30 a.m. Monday.
"Elites are often more conservative and more prudent than the French people", he said, adding that this was a reason for "decline".
Mr Fillon was a surprise victor of the conservative nominating contest in November, campaigning as a "Mr Clean" unsullied by the legal difficulties of his opponents and pledging to slash the jobs of half a million civil servants.
Fillon, who was set to attend a rally of thousands of supporters in central Paris, announced on Twitter that he would appear on France 2 television's Sunday evening news.
"In the Olympics when the gold medal victor is disqualified then it's the silver medal holder that takes over", Lagarde said. "Any change so close to the elections is necessarily doomed to fail".
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His campaign treasurer quit on Thursday, when three Republican lawmakers also announced they were withdrawing their support. He has built up his own party machine and attracted endorsements from both the left and right of the political spectrum.
He also spoke about his rib saying it's great and that he is playing lot of stress-free golf at the moment. The rest of the field did not suffer stomach trouble but it was a testing day for them in high altitude.
The NFL is a speed-driven league and when a player as rare as Ross comes around, his draft value naturally goes up. John Ross ran a record 4.22 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine Saturday. "So, you know, I had to run in the Nikes".
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Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said the drug war is created to "protect humanity from modern-day evils". Apart from these, HRW also documented 24 incidents that resulted in the deaths of 32 people.
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