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Pas sure of being within the majority, they already see themselves at Matignon. The day after Jean-Luc Mélenchon spoke, it was François Ruffin’s flip to declare “ capable” of changing into Prime Minister within the occasion of a victory for the left.

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The deputy La France insoumise (LFI) from the Somme assured this Thursday, June 13 that he “ feels capable” of changing into Prime Minister if the left wins the early legislative elections, the day after the same declaration by the chief of LFI, Jean-Luc Mélenchon. “ I feel capable of it too. If ever there is a consensus which should lead to a name, I am ready to take the place we wish to transform people's lives”, declared François Ruffin on France Bleu Picardie, considering himself ” the first who got fed up with Macron.”

READ ALSO “Nothing candidate at all”: the ogre Mélenchon exhibits his milk enamel I know what my contribution is to the life of the left,” assured Jean-Luc Mélenchon on Wednesday night on France 2, saying he was able to comply “ to the formula proposed by Olivier Faure: it is the largest parliamentary group which proposes a Prime Minister”. “ I do not eliminate myself, but I do not impose myself,” additionally clarified the founding father of La France insoumise, who, together with his 22% within the presidential election, had utilized for the publish of Prime Minister in 2022 on the time of the legislative elections, pushed by the Nupes alliance.

Alternative Minister of Sports

For his half, François Ruffin clarified: “ If ever in the history of our country, whatever position I may occupy, if it is to Matignon as Prime Minister, why not, but, if it is as Minister of Sports and I manage to give the sport for all, for all the children of our country, I will be proud of it. » The latter explained that he had launched the principle of “ popular front”, around which the left-wing parties gathered for the early legislative elections of June 30 and July 7, in the name of Léon Blum but also of ” Léo Lagrange, who was Minister of Leisure at that time.”

READ ALSO Legislative: these voters who’ve grow to be the cuckolds of the dissolution In a month, [il] succeeded in bringing light to the workers, that is to say their first paid leave,” recalled the Picard elected official. “ It was a wonderful measure and some, for the first time, saw the sea,” he insisted.

Political events have till Sunday June 16 to appoint their candidates for the early legislative elections of June 30 and July 7 attributable to the dissolution of the National Assembly by Emmanuel Macron.