It needed a “Indisputable personality” likely to get everyone to agree. Macron and his strategists concluded that it must be Agnès Buzyn. A risky choice. Received this weekend by the Head of State, the Minister of Solidarity and Health has she not repeated until recent days that her responsibilities did not leave her the opportunity to s engage in this battle? In the midst of a public hospital crisis, when the debate on pension reform begins on Monday and the coronavirus epidemic is far from over, this reluctance had been well understood. “My calendar is too busy”, declared Agnès Buzyn herself last week to explain her decision to pass her turn at the municipal level. The fall of Griveaux turned everything upside down. After three days of intense negotiations between the campaign team, the party leadership and the head of state, the name of Buzyn became established while several lieutenants of Griveaux (the
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