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Twenty-six outgoing LR deputies with out a majority candidate dealing with them

While the totally different parts of the outgoing majority (Renaissance, MoDem, Horizons) communicated this Monday the record of their candidates for the legislative elections of June 30 and July 7, The world has recognized the constituencies the place Macronie doesn’t interact anybody towards the Les Républicains (LR) deputies. Of the sixty outgoing elected officers (together with Eric Ciotti and Christelle D'Intorni, allied with the National Rally within the Alpes-Maritimes), twenty-six didn’t face a majority candidate within the first spherical.

Officially, there isn’t a equipment between the management of LR “historic channel” (against Mr. Ciotti) and the three majority events. In Hauts-de-Seine, Philippe Juvin signed a mutual withdrawal settlement within the second spherical on behalf of his departmental federation with the Prime Minister and Renaissance candidate, Gabriel Attal, and his allies UDI, MoDem and Horizons, whereas retaining his LR investiture.

Among the right-wing candidates spared, we discover many so-called “Macron compatible” deputies » like Virginie Duby-Muller (Haute-Savoie), Nicolas Forissier (Indre), Marie-Christine Dalloz (Jura) or Jean-Louis Thiériot (Seine-et-Marne).

The shock on this record comes from the presence of 5 deputies who had voted in March 2023 for the movement of censure introduced by the Libertés, independents, abroad and territories (LIOT) group on the time of the pension reform. They are Julien Dive (Aisne), near Xavier Bertrand, Justine Gruet (Jura), Francis Dubois (opponent of François Hollande in Corrèze), Dino Cinieri (Loire) and Raphaël Schellenberger (Haut-Rhin).

The latter may be very near Aurélien Pradié (Lot), tireless critic of Macronie. He was nearly stunned by her present. “It is definitely a thanks for the vote of censorship and my dedication to placing LR candidates within the different circo[nscriptions] of the division »quips Mr. Schellenberger.

Alexander Pedro

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