Keyword: National Front
The far-right FN wins its first mayoral seat since 1995 and appears well placed to gain other towns as ruling socialists hit by record low turnout.
Far-right FN may benefit from weak economy under François Hollande’s socialist government and centre-right opposition mired in scandals.
On-the-rise National Front leader claims full-scale insurrection and bankruptcy loom, blaming immigration, globalisation, the EU and technocrats.
Marine Le Pen opts to take local elections seriously as new survey shows approval ratings for her National Front party are on the rise.