American, Dutch, French and Spanish politics, by Nick Ottens
French Elections 2022
Presidential elections were held in France in April 2022. The Atlantic Sentinel endorsed the liberal incumbent, Emmanuel Macron, who defeated the far-right Marine Le Pen with 58.5 against 41.5 percent support. In parliamentary elections in June, Macron’s coalition fell from 346 to 245 seats. No party won a majority.