November 2011

Rajoy: back to 1979

At a recent dinner party with journalists from Barcelona with a common interest in public affairs, somebody asked me how I thought Mariano Rajoy was going to rule. After all, we know little more of him than his heavy silences. Taking all necessary precautions and without trying to act as a futurologist, I replied that as a president the leader of the People’s Party will work hard not to resemble president Zapatero in the slightest and, above all, will try and  make sure nobody mistakes him for president Aznar – the man who appointed him. …  

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