PARIS Marine Le Pen demands to study the classes from her French presidential election defeat to Emmanuel Macron and settle for that her Nationwide Entrance (FN) party should drop its coverage of quitting the euro, a person of her prime aides mentioned on Thursday.
The European Union was the 2nd most crucial concern for voters on Sunday’s runoff, in accordance to a Harris Interactive poll, just after work opportunities and forward of stability fears, migration, taxes and a extensive vary of other themes.
“For us, the question of the euro is above. The individuals held their referendum previous Sunday. Marine should hear to that concept,” Gilbert Collard, element of Le Pen’s internal circle and a member of an FN-affiliated political grouping, was quoted as saying in Le Parisien newspaper.
The election supplied a stark option concerning Le Pen’s prepare to ditch the euro and crack up the EU, and the centrist Emmanuel Macron’s pledge to deepen EU integration.
Macron’s victory, by sixty six p.c to 34, was far more cozy than surveys had predicted, and has brought on a exceptional general public exhibit of disagreement among the Nationwide Entrance officers and allies above campaign procedures.
All of France’s major political events are now turning their interest to legislative elections in June.
(Reporting by John Irish Enhancing by Andrew Callus)