the Ecologists will withdraw in the second round when an RN candidate risks being elected

the Ecologists will withdraw in the second round when an RN candidate risks being elected
the Ecologists will withdraw in the second round when an RN candidate risks being elected

The Ecologist candidates in the early legislative elections will withdraw in the second round in favor of a candidate “who respects the values ​​of the Republic” in the event of a possibility of victory for the National Rally, announced Monday June 24 the boss of the party, Marine Tondelier, at theAFP.

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“People play with fire”

“Each time an environmentalist candidate, member of the Popular Front, comes in third position, he will withdraw in favor of the candidate who respects the values ​​of the Republic to beat the extreme right”she declared, specifying to wait from now on “the same clarity of all the political forces that call themselves republican”.

The Ecologists are the first left-wing party to give instructions to withdraw in the event of a risk of victory for the RN in the second round of the legislative elections, specifies theAFP.

“I do not imagine that the position of other members of the New Popular Front could be different, but I let the different party leaders communicate at their own pace”indicates Marine Tondelier.

“I see among the majority of people playing with fire and I am appalled, it is inconsequential and History will remember it,” declares the one who is also the opposition municipal councilor in Hénin-Beaumont, stronghold of Marine Le Pen.

Jean-Luc Mélenchon “will not be Prime Minister”

The leader of La France insoumise Jean-Luc Mélenchon “is not the leader of the New Popular Front and he will not be Prime Minister”also declared Monday the boss of the Ecologists Marine Tondelier to AFP.

Within the different parties that make up the left alliance, the PS, LFI, the PCF and the Ecologists, “there is an agreement to say that the Prime Minister must be found by consensus among the different political forces”affirms Marine Tondelier, who specifies that the candidate must suit the four parties, and eager to find “a calming personality”.

At the same time, socialist and communist leaders Olivier Faure and Fabien Roussel tweeted: “The NFP deputies, in conjunction with their parties, will choose the personality who achieves consensus to bring the country together.”

“Now that we have clarified things about Jean-Luc Mélenchon, I imagine that our adversaries will clarify things about the Republican withdrawal”added Marine Tondelier.

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