Ex-French minister that is prime wife is key figure in fraudulence test

Ex-French minister that is prime wife is key figure in fraudulence test

Ex-French minister that is prime wife is key figure in fraudulence test

PARIS — For over three years, Penelope Fillon ended up being the extremely discreet spouse of the prominent politician whom became France’s prime minister. This woman is now at center phase of the fraudulence test in Paris for well-paid, public-funded jobs as an aide to her husband she presumably would not perform.

The Fillons have rejected wrongdoing.

The test Wednesday that is ending is to ascertain whether Penelope Fillon’s tasks had been into the conventional part of an elected official’s partner — or involved actual paid work.

The scandal, revealed by the press that is french 90 days ahead of the country’s 2017 presidential election, are priced at her spouse, ex-Prime Minister Francois Fillon, their reputation. After the front-runner, Fillon sunk to place that is third the presidential competition won by Emmanuel Macron. Continue reading “Ex-French minister that is prime wife is key figure in fraudulence test”