Henri Guaino said Friday that the president of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker , should resign after the disclosure of tax avoidance scheme Luxembourg , he was Prime Minister. Mr Juncker should he resign? “Yes, it seems to me the least decencies,” replied the UMP Yvelinessur of RMC / BFM TV. “Or is it the Europe we want, we finally, it is Europe that want Europeanists is it, this is one that has that face, that is the one that morality, and at this point things are clear, “said Mr. Guaino.
After the revelation by 40 international media an extensive system of tax evasion in Luxembourg, the new president of the European Commission has been at the center of controversy as a former Prime Minister of this country between 1995 and 2013. Juncker defended himself and received the support of his party, the European People’s Party (EPP) and the Socialists. But the controversy swelled: In an editorial, the Bloomberg news agency on Sunday called for the resignation of Mr Juncker and the European Parliament, the radical left is trying to collect the 76 signatures needed to file a censure motion. In France, Marine Le Pen (FN) and Nicolas Dupont-Aignan (DLF) also called for the resignation of Mr Juncker.
“On the face of suddenly discovers a company organized looting, tax plunder, not illegal, but totally immoral of all the European partners of Luxembourg, Juncker and put at the head of the European Commission. That’s Europe is that Europe do we want? ” questioned Mr. Guaino. “As the European elections, we need to stop playing politics as it would have had the courage to say to the French anyway. When you vote for our lists, you vote for the EPP program and for therefore candidates for EPP Juncker, “adding:” I have said, “and calling for” recognizing that it is a mistake. ”