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IHe will depart the federal government within the occasion of re-election. The Minister of the Interior, Gérald Darmanin, candidate for the legislative elections in 10e Northern constituency, assured that he needed to sit down within the National Assembly, within the occasion of a re-election on July 7, thus affirming his need to depart Place Beauvau. “I want to leave the government and sit in the National Assembly to take care of my territory and build another project,” he declared on the set of BFM Grand Lille.

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“We now need to know why we were beaten in the European elections […] we need more firmness on justice, we need more social attention for workers and single women who raise their children. There are things that are wrong with the policy that we have been able to pursue. We must take this time to listen and build for the future,” he continued, believing that “France is at a turning point in its political life.”

“In 2027, there is the presidential election. This is arguably the most important election. We have three years to prepare it, to hear what went wrong, to change the way we do things and bring a project to the French. We are at the end of a cycle, we must build another […] With a little experience and a solid presence in the region, I think I can make my contribution,” he concluded.

No longer a minister within the occasion of defeat of the bulk

Since the announcement of the dissolution, Gérald Darmanin desires to reconquer his seat within the North in Tourcoing. He had already introduced that he would depart his put up on the Ministry of the Interior within the occasion of the defeat of the bulk within the legislative elections on July 7, even earlier than the opening of the Olympic Games. “If the RN or LFI ever win, I will under no circumstances be Minister of the Interior, even for a few more weeks,” he advised Agence France-Presse. And to insist: “If we lose the elections nationally, we not have legitimacy […] I cannot go to work with Mr. Bardella or Mr. Mélenchon.”

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