Continued: the party of the Makron defeated in the first round of the French Parliament
The movement of “go Republic!” President of France Emmanuel Makron gaining the highest number of votes in the first round of elections to the National Assembly (lower house of Parliament — approx. “Of the tape.ru”). About it reports Reuters with reference to the MIA of the Republic after the partial vote count.
The Pro-presidential movement “Go Republic!” Rules on elections to the National Assembly after counting 75 percent of votes, gaining 26.9 percent. The centre-right party “the Republicans” — 15,8 per cent, “national front” marine Le Pen 14.4%, “Rebellious France,” Jean-Luc Mélenchon — 10.6 percent, the center-left socialist party — 7.5%.
The results shown by party Rules say that the citizens support the policy of Emmanuel Macron, both domestically and internationally. This statement was made by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe.
“France is back. Next Sunday, the National Assembly will reveal a new face of our Republic”, — said the Prime Minister.
Elections to the national Assembly are held by the majority system, candidates are elected in single-member districts. Marine Le Pen won enough votes, winning in his district trust 46,02 percent of the citizens. Its closest rivals far behind several times.