Scandals cloud Macron government's bill to clean up politics

Justice minister François Bayrou presented a cabinet meeting on Wednesday with his bill of law to introduce greater probity in political life, just as he and his centrist party is caught up in an allegations of fraud over the misuse of European Parliament funds, and another minister battles accusations of favouritism in past business activities.  

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Emmanuel Macron’s cabinet on Wednesday put the finishing touches to his first major legislation, a bill to clean up French politics, under the cloud of corruption investigations into several of his ministers, reports The Telegraph.