Fillon refuses to bow out of French presidential race

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French presidential hopeful François Fillon stands defiant. The embattled conservative candidate is refusing to bow out of the race despite a “fake jobs” scandal. We also take a closer look at outsider Emmanuel Macron’s candidacy. Last but not least, we break down the role of the French president. Florence Villeminot explains the powers of the French head of state compared to leaders of other democracies.

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