Emmanuel Macron’s Party Receives Majority in Parliament

The final results of the parliamentary elections in France showed that the party of President Macron En Marche received 61% of the vote. The party of Emmanuel Macron will receive 308 seats from 577 in the lower house of the National Assembly.

Government spokesman Christophe Castaner said that more than 50% of voters did not come to the polls and this was a failure for the political class and stressed the need for a policy change in France.