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Reffectively positioned uffin. According to a survey, which exams the speculation of a single left-wing candidacy in the course of the 2017 presidential election, François Ruffin could be in a very good place to face Marine Le Pen within the second spherical. The two candidates would discover themselves neck and neck with 50% of the votes, based on this survey by the Cluster 17 institute commissioned by Picardie Debout – the motion of the deputy of the Somme – and the outcomes of that are printed by Release this Sunday.

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François Ruffin would cross the primary spherical with 29% of the votes, simply forward of Édouard Philippe, candidate for almost all. The chief of La France insoumise positioned eleven factors behind Ruffin within the first spherical, and dropped to 35% of voting intentions within the second towards Marine Le Pen.

” A path “

According to this survey, carried out initially of April on a pattern of 1,700 individuals, Ruffin would do higher than Mélenchon in his 2022 citizens. The latter would due to this fact “no longer be obvious!” », rejoices an in depth buddy of the ex-journalist in Release.

READ ALSO Jean-Luc Mélenchon: and now, blackmail in struggle! In the MP's camp, we imagine that “there is a way to be in the second round, with a single candidate, capable of filling up the radical left and bringing together the center left. Ruffin ticks all the boxes.” Asked a few attainable candidacy for the following presidential election by RTL on March 28, the deputy for the Somme didn’t dodge: “I am preparing, and with others we are preparing, for there to be a card that is placed on the table,” he assured.