French employers federation warns against voting for far-right


Medef boss Pierre Gattaz was speaking ahead of regional elections next weekend, when the Front National is tipped to make strong gains.

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The chief of the French employers' federation warned voters on Tuesday against backing the far-right in regional elections this weekend, a rare move he said was justified because the Front National's economic agenda was not a "responsible" one, reports Reuters.