He came out of the silence, feeling visibly targeted by Emmanuel Macron’s criticisms of the state of Marseille. In a Facebook post published this Sunday, the former mayor of Marseille Jean-Claude Gaudin wanted to defend his record, after 25 years at the head of the second city in France.
“For 16 months, I have imposed silence on myself,” notes Jean-Claude Gaudin. But faced with the flood of untruths, I have to remind myself of reality. On our 470 schools, an audit of independent experts, moreover financed in part by the State, clearly showed that the situation did not correspond to that, catastrophic, complacently evoked. “
On the security front, Jean-Claude Gaudin praises “the level of excellence” of the municipal police on which, according to him, “the State has always sought to discharge its obligations. “And to tackle:” I hope with all my heart that the promises made will not be forgotten from last May. “