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VSAs an emblem of the hole between the massive cities and the countryside, Parisians voted in opposition to the grain of the nationwide scene on Sunday June 30. New Popular Front candidates got here out on high in 13 of the capital's 18 constituencies.

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Nine of them have already been elected within the first spherical. They are Sophia Chikirou, Rodrigo Arenas, Sarah Legrain, Danièle Obono and Aymeric Caron for La France insoumise (LFI), respectively invested within the 6e10e 16e17e and 18e constituencies of the capital. In the 5e8e and 9e constituencies, Pouria Amirshahi, Eva Sas and Sandrine Rousseau received beneath the ecologist colors. Finally, within the 7the constituency of the capital, the socialist Emmanuel Grégoire, first deputy of the mayor Anne Hidalgo, was additionally elected within the first spherical.

In the twoe constituency, the socialist Marine Rosset collected 33% of the votes, forward of the municipal councilor (Ensemble) of the 7e Jean Laussucq district (23%), near the Minister of Culture, Rachida Dati. In the threee constituency, the ecologist Léa Balage El Mariky additionally got here in first with 45% of the votes forged, forward of the Minister of the Civil Service, Stanislas Guérini (34%). In the 11e constituency, the socialist Céline Hervieu is in a positive vote (44%) in opposition to the outgoing MoDem deputy, Maud Gatel (35%). And within the 15e constituency, the outgoing LFI deputy Danielle Simonet (42%), not reinvested by the motion, faces the official Insoumise candidate Céline Verzeletti (23%) within the second spherical.

The Macronist West of Paris

In the middle and west of the capital, historically on the appropriate, voters favored the candidates of the outgoing majority. In the primary constituency of the capital, the chief of the outgoing Macronist deputies, Sylvain Maillard, is within the lead with 45% of the votes, forward of the Insoumis Raphaël Kempf (32%).

In the 4e constituency, with 37% of the votes, Astrid Panosyan-Bouvet is against Geoffroy Boulard of the Republicans (LR), who acquired the arrogance of 27% of voters. In the 12e constituency, the Minister of Business, Tourism and Consumption, Olivia Grégoire (39%), is in a positive vote in opposition to Céline Malisé (29%) of the Communist Party (PC). In the 13e constituency of the capital, David Amiel (Together), who additionally obtained 39% of the vote, barely beat the ecologist Aminata Niakaté (37%). Finally, within the 14e constituency, the Renaissance candidate Benjamin Haddad collected 48% of the votes and finds himself in a triangular with Patrick Dray (LR) and Louis Piquet, LR dissident allied with the National Rally (RN).

The second spherical of the election will happen on Sunday, July 7. Nearly 33 million voters went to the polls on Sunday, June 30, for the primary spherical, a report turnout since 1997.