"A Socialist administration would reinforce the wealth tax, cancel President Chirac’s income tax cuts and fund state pensions from a new levy on personal and business earnings."
While the right seized the comments to portray Royal as nothing but a closet traditionalist instead of the modern reformer she would like to be, Royal herself was hiding from the press to weather the storm. Though these comments may not leave lasting damage, they do reveal the dangers that come with a couple so highly placed in the political world. I hope Hillary is watching closely.
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