French election

<> on April 27, 2017 in Nice, France.

Le Pen Now Aims to Lead French Opposition

NANTERRE, France (AP) — Marine Le Pen’s National Front party is betting on June legislative elections to become the leading opposition force to French President Emmanuel Macron, who defeated her in a landslide victory. But the party is dropping for

Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Spends Election Day In Northern Strong Hold

Prosecutors Investigate if So-Called ‘Fake News’ Influencing French Vote

PARIS (AP) — Paris prosecutors launched a preliminary investigation Thursday into whether fake news is being used to influence voting three days ahead of France’s presidential election. Centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron sued hours after his far-right adversary Marine Le

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Macron Pulls Ahead of Le Pen in Post-Debate Snap Poll

Centrist Emmanuel Macron has pulled ahead of right-wing populist Marine Le Pen in a snap poll following a fiery TV debate Wednesday night. More than 60 per cent of viewers found Mr. Macron more convincing than Ms. Le Pen in

Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Spends Election Day In Northern Strong Hold

President Le Pen? Just ’10 Little Points’

(AFP) – Could France’s Marine Le Pen become president? Most analysts see a slim path to victory, but the far-right leader is repositioning and eyeing a turnaround in the polls over the next fortnight. “We can win and I’m going


Jittery EU Relieved, For Now, After French Vote

BRUSSELS (AFP) – Brussels heaved a sigh of relief Monday after pro-EU Emmanuel Macron led far-right Marine Le Pen in France’s presidential vote, hoping for some respite after the Brexit shock and the rise of eurosceptics across the bloc. Relieved Brussels officials