JEAN-LUC MELENCHON. Jean-Luc Mélenchon was running for the third time in the presidential elections on the occasion of these 2022 elections. The LFI candidate relies on the dynamics of the last few days to create surprise and climb to the second round. What will be the result of it at 8:00 p.m. this Sunday, April 10? Find the latest news live.
D-Day for Jean-Luc Mélenchon! For his third presidential campaign, the candidate of La France Insoumise will know this Sunday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. if he has succeeded in his bid to climb to the second round, five years after failing Marine Le Pen by less than two points. in the first round Jean-Luc Mélenchon assures that he has every chance at the end of a campaign where he has opted for ecology while maintaining his idea of building a VI Republic. Enough to surprise pollsters and put him in a position to make it to the second round?
05:28 – What does Jean-Luc Mélenchon offer for the hospital?
After a pandemic that highlighted the lack of resources in hospitals in France, Jean-Luc Mélenchon promises to stop the spiral by hiring caregivers, all of them updated, and reopening beds, as well as emergency services, maternity hospitals or nursing homes “unless thirty minutes.” of every French “is committed. At the same time, he advocates the opening of health centers.
05:25 – Many calls to vote for Mélenchon
Since the “Great March” organized at the end of March in Paris, calls to vote for Jean-Luc Mélenchon have multiplied. On April 4, a platform was notably signed by 2,000 personalities eager to put issues such as “retirement at age 60, the minimum wage at 1,400 euros, ecological planning and an end to sexual violence” on the political agenda. Among the signatories, several cultural actors. The former Minister of Justice and former candidate for the 2022 presidential elections, Christiane Taubira, also spoke out for the LFI candidate, as did Gérard Filoche, a former socialist.
04/09/22 – 20:20 – 12 simultaneous matches to conclude the campaign
To remind us of his campaign, Jean-Luc Mélenchon closed it with a very ambitious meeting: in Lille on April 5, but also broadcast via holograms in eleven other cities in the country (at strategic points such as Nice or Le Havre). These 12 shades of rebels called “the most incredible political fork”, pointing to the second round of the elections. With all the simultaneous broadcasts, the Popular Union candidate gathered a total of 20,000 people (according to LFI). With 1,000 people involved, LFI deputy Manuel Bompard told Le Monde, Jean-Luc Mélenchon hit hard. Calling on his activists not to “let Marine Le Pen play the game again”, he insisted that “everyone is responsible, individually, personally, for what will happen”.
04/09/22 – 18:19 – For housing, the promise of controlled rents and renovated houses
On the housing side, Jean-Luc Mélenchon wants, as Emmanuel Macron had promised during the 2017 campaign, “to reach the goal of zero homeless people” by doubling the reception places and simplifying the devices. The LFI candidate wants above all to avoid any eviction without a public rehousing solution, while promising to have 200,000 built a year. On the rental side, Jean-Luc Mélenchon wants to regulate rents, establish a universal rental guarantee or even requisition empty homes to put them back on the market. In addition, a “rental permit” would be introduced during his term.
The pretender to the Elysee also points to the goal of 700,000 home renovations per year, in particular the most poorly insulated, through a major renovation plan. To put an end to unhealthy housing, an emergency plan for the prevention and eradication of bedbugs will also be launched.
What were the results of the survey for Jean-Luc Mélenchon?
The polls have daily measured the intentions to vote in favor of Jean-Luc Mélenchon during the last weeks of the campaign. But the results of these polls must be interpreted as an indication of the state of the balance of power at any given moment, as a snapshot of public opinion. In no case do they constitute a predictive element of the results on voting day. During the blackout period imposed on the media on Saturday and Sunday, until the results of the first round, it is forbidden to give information about the latest trends. Find below our compilation of the polls published this Friday.
What is Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s programme?
Jean-Luc Mélenchon has relied heavily on ecology and the ecological transition in this campaign, an approach symbolized in particular by his goal of reducing the level of emissions by 65% by 2030 through an annual report and the inclusion in the Constitution of a principle known as the “green rule” intended to further measure and limit the impact of human activities on the environment. Glyphosate would be banned. On the economic level, let us cite among the promises of Jean-Luc Mélenchon the restoration of the ISF with a new climate component, the limitation of inheritances to 12 million euros or even retirement at age 60 through an additional contribution for work paid. of 3,400 euros, equal pay for men and women and the creation of one million jobs, three measures that, according to the LFI candidate, allow financing the payment of full retirement pensions after 40 years of contributions. Find the complete program of Jean-Luc Mélenchon as he presents it through a PDF available here.