Eric Zemmour, Damien Rieu, Laurence Trochu, Jean Messiha… Reconquest! unveils its checklist carried by Marion Maréchal | EUROtoday

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Marion Maréchal, head of the list of the far-right Reconquest party!  for the European elections, delivers a speech, surrounded in particular by party president Eric Zemmour (on his right) and his co-candidate Sarah Knafo (on his left) during the official presentation of the list in Paris, May 7, 2024.

One month earlier than the European elections, Marion Maréchal, head of the checklist of the far-right Reconquest! for the vote, revealed, Tuesday May 7, the names of his eighty working mates. Among them are, unsurprisingly, the president and founding father of the celebration, Eric Zemmour, on the backside of the checklist, the previous quantity two of the Republicans (LR) Guillaume Peltier, the advisor and companion of Eric Zemmour Sarah Knafo (whose investiture had already been introduced), in addition to outgoing MEP and former vice-president of the National Rally (RN) Nicolas Bay.

Fifth place is occupied by the president of the Conservative Movement (previously Common Sens), Laurence Trochu. Stanislas Rigault, president of the Reconquête! youth motion, known as Generation Z, occupies sixth place, adopted by Agnès Marion, very near Marion Maréchal who was regional advisor in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, and Jean Messiha, enarque and determine far-right media.

Nice municipal councilor Philippe Vardon, former member of the Union Defense Group (GUD) and chief of id youth, is in tenth place, adopted by Normandy regional councilor Eve Froger, then id activist turned motion govt Damien Rieu, in addition to {that a} arithmetic trainer, Séverine Duminy, or the mayor of Cogolin Marc-Etienne Lansade in 14e place.

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Eric Zemmour occupies 80e place, whereas the final place was reserved for Evelyne Reybert, the mom of Julien Vinson, murdered throughout an assault in April 2020 in Romans-sur-Isère (Drôme) “by a Sudanese refugee”recalled Marion Maréchal.

Divisions on the technique to undertake in opposition to the RN

The far-right celebration checklist presently garners 5.5% of voting intentions, in keeping with the fourth wave of the electoral survey carried out by Ipsos, in partnership with the Sciences Po Political Research Center (Cevipof ), the Montaigne Institute, the Jean Jaurès Foundation and The world.

Above all, it is vitally far behind the checklist of the National Rally, carried by Jordan Bardella. A topic of strategic variations between Zemmourists and puppeteers inside the celebration for a number of weeks: the previous advocate attacking head-on the far-right candidate who brings collectively nearly a 3rd of the voting intentions, whereas the latter, like Marion Maréchal , desire to indicate a sure leniency for Mr. Bardella, not wishing to create division inside the nationalist camp.

“I’m glad to be on this checklist to indicate that I L[a] help with all my power »wished to persuade Eric Zemmour on Tuesday. “We are all behind [Marion Maréchal]together with her, for her »added the one who discovered himself in fourth place throughout the first spherical of the 2022 presidential election.

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