Candidates for France’s parliamentary election announced

French President-elect Macron's Republic on the Move Party has announced a list of 450 candidates for the parliamentary election scheduled for next month.

Macron will need majority support in parliament to realize his promise to push forward with reforms once in office. Candidates of the Republic on the Move Party are supporters of reform and pluralism.

According to Jean-Paul Delevoye, Head of the Commitee for selecting parliamentary candidates, his committee will continue to evaluate potential candidates, including former Prime Minister Manuel Valls, who registered at the last minute.

Source: VOV5