Disgraced French MP threatens Hollande's razor-thin majority


Thomas Thévenoud, who quit government after not filling in tax declarations, will stay as an MP - but not as a member of Socialist Party.

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France’s disgraced former trade minister Thomas Thévenoud, forced to quit over “tax issues” last week, has announced he will not give up his seat in parliament – but just not as a representative of President François Hollande’s Socialist Party, reports FRANCE 24.