Thierry Mariani savored … Since he announced his departure from the Republicans to join the list Rassemblement national aux Europes, the former minister of Nicolas Sarkozy finds the light. Commented by all the media, including Capital, crossing the Rubicon of the founder the Right People – a current to the right of the former UMP – resonates, in a sense, as a personal failure. Chancellor of the marriage of the traditional right and far right, Mariani has so heavily failed in its role as matchmaker, his change of camp is the effect of a small media bomb.

17 years after the accession of Jean-Marie Le Pen in the second round of the presidential election, the "sanitary cordon" separating the two rights hardly fades. For many of the "unionists", the culprit is Laurent Wauquiez. "He holds the speech of Marine Le Pen but refuses any rapprochement", laments Thierry Mariani that Capital has contacted. Despite right-wing positions sometimes similar to those of the National Rally, particularly on security and immigration, the Republican boss closes the door to any rapprochement with Marine Le Pen. Except earthquake, Wauquiez will not "overthrow the table" by allying with the far right as Mariani hoped when the president of the Rhône-Alpes-Auvergne region took control of LR.

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Even in trouble for the European polls – the various institutes located LR in a range of 8% to 13% of voting intentions – the boss of LR remains closed on the issue of alliances. Of course, the May 26 poll is not ideal for forging such alliances. The European partners of LR gathered within the EPP would undoubtedly have a bad eye a hypothetical merger of the rights in France. Similarly, the National Gathering has struggled to form the group Europe of Nations and

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