The changes aren’t overly ambitious and a stand a good chance of being rubber-stamped by parliament.
The new French president sets a red line and criticizes Barack Obama for not enforcing his.
It’s not an auspicious start for the new French president, but at least he is rid of a potential troublemaker.
The president must convince the less prosperous half of his country that liberal reform will benefit them too.
Polls point to the biggest parliamentary majority for an incoming French president since Charles de Gaulle.
The new president elevates centrists from the two major parties who supported him in the election.
The former economy minister defeats the leader of the National Front, Marine Le Pen, in the presidential runoff.
Analysis and commentary about the first presidential voting round in France.
The former economy minister promises to preside over a France that is confident and competitive again.
A look at the policies of the five presidential candidates in France reveals that left-right divisions have become less relevant.
The next French president could have a hard time governing without a majority in the National Assembly.
Manuel Valls is voting for the centrist frontrunner as opposed to the leader of his own Socialist Party.