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New government of Wallonia, without the French-speaking socialists

New government of Wallonia, without the French-speaking socialists

The French socialists lose for the first time in almost thirty years in power in Wallonia. The christian democrats (cdH) and liberals (MR) have on Tuesday reached an agreement on the formation of a new government. Is expected to get even this week the trust of the Walloon parliament.

CdH chairman Benoit Lutgen explained five weeks ago a bomb under the Walloon government by the coalition with the i Socialiste.

Also, he wanted to in Brussels will no longer take part in government with the once all-powerful PS. He broke with the PS in protest against a series of “sickening” scandals that nepotism and a graaicultuur brought to light.

At a press conference Tuesday in Names stood Lutgen and MR-chairman Olivier Chastel their plans. Employment is one of the priorities. They also want less civil servants and more open government in Wallonia.

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