Legislative 2022: fall for Macron’s faithful, success for Nupes, the tour of the constituencies that matter

The election night was tough for the majority. If some ministers manage to narrowly limit the breakage, for Macron’s first lieutenants, it’s a slap in the face. The Nupes and RN executives hold the helm.

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In Isère, Véran sheltered

The Minister for Relations with Parliament should keep his place in the government. The former Minister of Health Olivier Véran was re-elected without too much difficulty by collecting, on Sunday, 67.46% of the votes cast against 32.54% for the candidate of Nupes, Salomé Robin. A familiar face to the French during the long covid epidemic, Olivier Véran confirmed his popularity with voters in the 1st constituency of Isère, where Emmanuel Macron won nearly 80% of the votes in the second round of the presidential election.

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