“I will be where I need to be, namely at the head of the majority group to support the Prime Minister” Jordan Bardella, says Marine Le Pen | EUROtoday

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Marine Le Pen: “I will be where I need to be, namely at the head of the majority group to support the Prime Minister”, Jordan Bardella

Invited at 7:40 a.m. on RTL, Marine Le Pen reiterated her conviction that the National Rally (RN) would “have an absolute majority” within the National Assembly. The outgoing MP for Pas-de-Calais spoke the day after the presentation of the RN program by Jordan Bardella. Reaffirming that there can be no enhance in taxes – their ranges being ” intolerable[s] for the French people ” in keeping with her -, Marine Le Pen argued that one of many first measures of her occasion, if it got here to authorities, can be to cut back “constrained expenses” residents.

Concerning the ban on cellphones from the beginning of the varsity yr in center and excessive faculties – that is already the case in center faculties – it remained obscure on the mode of utility of this rule, evoking both “lockers”both “small wooden bins” to place the units there. She then lamented that “school is no longer a sanctuary”pleading for “reestablish authority”.

Regarding immigration and the applying of obligations to go away French territory (OQTF), Marine Le Pen affirmed that negotiations can be undertaken with international international locations in order that they “take back their nationals”.

Then evoking the controversy which adopted Jordan Bardella's announcement on Monday to order strategic positions for nationals, Marine Le Pen replied that it was solely a query of “sensitive strategic positions”. “It’s a handful of jobs, in reality, which means that when you have geopolitical issues with a certain number of countries – and this list must be reviewed on a regular basis – well you put in place a principle precaution »she explained, citing for example the directors of nuclear power plants, and stressing that this would not concern the post of prime minister.

Finally, asked about the fact that she would not be prime minister if the RN acceded to Matignon, the outgoing member for Pas-de-Calais replied: “I will be where I need to be, namely at the head of the majority group to support the Prime Minister (…), support government policy as it will implement it”judging that “we are not fighting for positions, places”.

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