The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

Election turtle, televised debates, second round... The indiscretions of Figaro Magazine

2022-01-21T23:01:56.443Z

CHRONICLE - Short sentences and behind the scenes of the political week, by Carl Meeus. Trust an election turtle, sagacious like me Jean-Luc Melenchon Can Jean-Luc Mélenchon repeat his 2017 feat in 2022? In the first round of the presidential election, the candidate of La France insoumise managed to climb to fourth place with a total of 19.6% of the vote, behind François Fillon and Marine Le Pen. A few days before the first round, some polls even let him hope for a qualification.



Trust an election turtle, sagacious like me

Jean-Luc Melenchon

Can Jean-Luc Mélenchon repeat his 2017 feat in 2022?

In the first round of the presidential election, the candidate of La France insoumise managed to climb to fourth place with a total of 19.6% of the vote, behind François Fillon and Marine Le Pen.

A few days before the first round, some polls even let him hope for a qualification.

To discover

  • Yves Thréard presents Le Club Le Figaro Presidentielle, our new political program

  • Follow the latest news on Marine Le Pen's campaign on the Figaro app

  • Follow the latest news on Valérie Pécresse's campaign with the Figaro app

Looking at the studies of this beginning of the year, it seems difficult for the former socialist senator to repeat his performance.

Ifop credited him with 9% of the vote last weekend, far behind Emmanuel Macron or Marine Le Pen.

But this is precisely the score assigned to it in February 2017 by the same institute.

Tested on February 1, 2017, Jean-Luc Mélenchon posted a small 9% when his socialist rival, Benoît Hamon, crowned with his victory in the primary, pranced at 17%.

This is the reason why at his meeting in Nantes, Sunday January 16, the rebellious candidate was able to say:

“Trust a turtle…

This article is for subscribers only.

You have 75% left to discover.

Cultivating your freedom is cultivating your curiosity.

Keep reading your article for 1€ the first month

I ENJOY IT

Already subscribed?

Login

Source: lefigaro

All news articles on 2022-01-21

You may like

Trends 24h

News/Politics 2022-05-15T16:32:14.001Z

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy