PARIS — Lawmakers crammed the grand chamber of the Nationwide Meeting, climbing into the purple felt seats that curl in a semicircle round a room that has been the crucible of democratic debate in France for the reason that French Revolution. The strain was palpable.

A invoice that may prolong the authorized age of retirement to 64 from 62 had already handed the Senate. Now, the members of the Meeting had simply been advised they might not be given the possibility to vote on the measure. As an alternative, it might be pushed…


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