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Don't leave Europe to the Leyen

Brief comments on the Council’s staff proposals. Please correct me, but a first brief overview reveals the following:

Josep Borrell

Josep Borrell

A Spanish man who had to resign as president of the European University Institute because he forgot to declare an annual) income of 300,000 euros with an energy supplier, and have more than unworthy behaviour as a diplomat (1, 2) and insider trading. we should also become the EU’s external representative?

Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde

Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde

A French woman who was found guilty of embezzling 400 million euros of public money in the Tapie case and has never headed a national central bank should head the ECB?

Charles Michel

Charles Michel

A Belgian who could not even form a functioning government in Belgium, and who is in a pact with right-wing radicals, should become President-in-Office of the Council and ensure that increasingly complex national interests in the EU are balanced?

Ursula von der Leyen

Ursula von der Leyen

An unsuccessful German minister who has only been noticed by a mad penchant for overpriced external consultants, mismanagement and euphemisms (“trend turnaround finances” for the biggest German armament effort since the end of the war), and that of the illiberal Is it supported by states that have previously rejected the conservative Social Democrats Timmermans as radical left, is he to become President of the European Commission?

What a parade of incompetence! Don’t leave Europe to the Leyen …