Francois Fillon Tax

In the French Election, We are All Occupiers Now

In France the mantra of "soak the rich" has been taken up by the key contenders in the run-up to the first round of the presidential election on April 22. Sarkozy -- notwithstanding his proclivity for the company of the ultra-wealthy and the famous -- has already announced his support for the unilateral imposition of a financial transaction tax.