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Macron's party to get largest share of vote in parliamentary election - poll
May 11, 2017 / 5:13 PM / 7 months ago

Macron's party to get largest share of vote in parliamentary election - poll

PARIS (Reuters) - French president-elect Emmanuel Macron’s party will get, together with centrist allies, the largest share of the vote in mid-June parliamentary elections, according to a Harris Interactive poll published on Thursday.

French President-elect Emmanuel Macron attends a ceremony at the Luxembourg Gardens to mark the abolition of slavery and to pay tribute to the victims of the slave trade, in Paris, France, May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Macron’s Republic on the Move party would get 29 percent of the votes, versus 20 percent each for the conservative The Republicans and the far-right National Front.

The poll did not forecast how many seats each party would get.

Reporting by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Michel Rose

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