Édouard Philippe explains why he doesn’t wish to give voting directions (for the second) | EUROtoday

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QWhat selection between the National Rally and the “New Popular Front” within the second spherical of the legislative elections? Édouard Philippe will give voting directions in due time. “I will answer this question very clearly when it arises,” indicated the previous Prime Minister (Horizons) interviewed this Monday, June 17 within the morning on the set of BFMTV-RMC. And to justify: “I’m campaigning for the primary spherical. »

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The mayor of Le Havre additionally believes that the 2 extremes, National Rally (RN) or La France insoumise (LFI), “scare” him. “A financial crisis scares me, the world which is dangerous scares me…”, he quoted worrying concerning the responses of the 2 events in these areas.

“In the program of LFI and its allies, there is not a word about defense […] not a word on nuclear deterrence, nor on the volume of armies nor on alliances. It’s mind-blowing, and we explain that we will have to disarm the police, that worries me,” he defined. “At the National Rally and its allies, we are told that we must leave the integrated command of NATO, that is to say that we do not participate in decisions and that we are still in NATO . How does this type of decision add security to France? Nothing at all,” he continued.

“On these subjects, the two (extremes) do not serve the interest of the country,” he concluded his remarks.

“A new parliamentary majority”

The mayor of Le Havre pleads to vote for the “most Republican and most Democratic” candidate, notably in circumstances the place no candidate from the presidential majority is represented throughout the first spherical. Indeed, in round sixty constituencies, the macronie determined to not nominate a candidate, as in Corrèze, going through François Hollande.

“The objective is to create a new parliamentary majority […] In around sixty constituencies, the electoral results and the local political situation suggest that there is a candidate from the central bloc who has a greater chance of winning than a candidate from the old majority. In these cases, the choice that was made was to say that it would probably be better for him to carry the fight,” stated the previous tenant of Matignon. “It’s not at all giving up on winning,” he stated.

READ ALSO The RN-NFP financial applications, the identical as the identicalIn the case of the primary constituency of Corrèze, Gabriel Attal spoke out, this Monday morning on the microphone of RTL, in favor of the Republican candidate, Francis Dubois, towards the previous President of the Republic François Hollande.