How much did he know? Now President Hollande faces questions over Cahuzac affair

President François Hollande has condemned the former budget minister’s 'unforgivable fault' after the latter's confession about having an undisclosed Swiss bank account. But now questions are being raised about the French head of state's own handling of the affair. Did the president fail to act despite reportedly being given information months ago which suggested that Jérôme Cahuzac was lying?

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President François Hollande is under growing political pressure after the shock confession by former budget minister Jérôme Cahuzac that he does indeed have an undisclosed foreign bank account.