The Court of Auditors does not believe in the return of growth to reduce the debt

There is at least one thing that does not change between the before and the post-Covid period: it is the way in which the Court of Auditors dissects report after report the deterioration of public finances. In its annual report on the subject made public on Tuesday, the public accounts watch considers perfectly legitimate the […]

The Court of Auditors draws up a post-crisis apocalyptic picture of public finances

The Court of Auditors draws a particularly dark picture in its annual report on the situation and outlook for public finances, published this Tuesday morning. Faced with the coronavirus crisis which has hit the French economy hard, “the shock to public finances is massive“And”exceptional“Insist the magistrates of the rue Cambon who thus confirm the very […]

Labor inspection is decidedly void in human resources management

This is not improving. After deploring in its previous report (2016) the – unjustified – increase in the workforce of the labor inspectorate with the entry into force of the 2006 modernization plan, the Court of Auditors now considers that they have fallen too much and that the organization cannot properly carry out its control […]

Behind the scenes of Brussels – Containment: the debate prohibited

It only took a few moments, on March 16, for the Head of State and his government, in the name of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, to place the French under house arrest and deprive them of most of their freedoms civil, political and social that we thought inalienable: freedom to come and go, […]

Macron takes his time to propose the successor of Migaud

Pending a replacement, the Court had to postpone the publication of its traditional annual report for a few days. Didier Migaud, President of the High Authority for the transparency of public life. JACQUES DEMARTHON / AFP Six weeks after the appointment of Didier Migaud to the High Authority for the transparency of public life, the […]

Stopping the (timid) recovery of public finances started by Macron

It’s financial illness in the middle of the quinquennium. After two years of slightly reducing the deficit, the government of Edouard Philippe no longer seems to have the ambition to balance public finances, complains the Court of Auditors in its new annual report published this Tuesday morning. “The recovery in public finances, already very gradual […]