“The member of Parliament shoulders many responsabilities.
First : to represent the people and draw the Nation’s political , economic
and social blueprint .
Second : to control the government and prevent it from sidetracking .
Third : to propose and enact modern legislation .
The deputy must also
be available for his constituency : being
formally elected , he represents an essential recourse to the
Nicolas Elie Chammas.
5 – track reform agenda that
I intend to push forward .
To establish a state of law and institutions in Lebanon , to protect the
freedoms , and to safeguard the citizens’ essential rights .
To reconciliate the Lebanese society with itself , and to bring together
the various regions , communities , generations and social groups , as well as
the two genders , and the national residents with the Lebanese diaspora .
To raise the families’ standards of living through a better
harmonization of economic efficiency and social justice , and through a new and
modern social contract that will give every citizen the opportunity to live
To revive the various economic sectors , and to promote the different
clusters constituting the “new economy” , in order to create abundant and
valuable jobs for the young generations , and to stop the brain drain .
To restore the place of Beirut as a regional capital , to reaffirm the
unique and civilized character of Lebanon , to protect its patrimony , environment and natural resources , and to chart
a future worthy of its glorious past and of its citizens’ ambitions .