Patrick Bobet, mayor (LR) of Bouscat, new leader of the right-wing opposition and of the center in Bordeaux Métropole united within the Common Metropolis group, made a point of making an unambiguous diagnosis this Tuesday, January 12 on the six months of governance of the new left-wing coalition at the head of Bordeaux Métropole, of which the socialist Alain Anziani is the president. And the observation is stinging: in six months of governance the new metropolitan majority would not, according to him “nothing done“.
No time to point out to him that this new majority has just ended 30 years of a delegation of the public water service provided by Suez to replace it by a metropolitan authority. Patrick Bobet, like a chess player, has already taken care to mine this ground in advance, until the last clod of earth. “The president of the Metropolis is not Alain Anziani but EELV”, He thus reveals everything out of the blue, invalidating in advance any action of the president, returned to the status of partner under influence.
Why EELV appears as a schismatic force
Patrick Bobet did not speak alone this Tuesday on this subject since he was in the company of three other metropolitan councilors: Nathalie Delattre (PR), municipal councilor of Bordeaux, vice-president of the Senate, Christophe Duprat (LR), mayor of Saint-Aubin du Médoc and Emmanuel Sallaberry, mayor (Without label) of Talence. In unison with his coalition leader in the Metropolis, Nathalie Delattre underlined “contempt and sectarianism” that the elected officials undergo …