Presidential in France: Valérie Pécresse presents herself as a unifier in Brittany
Valérie Pécresse has been crisscrossing France since the announcement of her presidential candidacy in mid-July and is currently traveling to Brittany.
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She has been crisscrossing France since the announcement of her presidential candidacy in mid-July: Valérie Pécresse is in Brittany this week.
A distance competition with the other right-wing candidate, Xavier Bertrand, who is currently in the lead.
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Above all, do not trust his relaxed air, for a month,
hammers one and the same message: Yes Xavier Bertrand left earlier, but no he will not be alone.
Primary or not primary.
hen I am a presidential candidate, there may be a tie-breaker, but I am a presidential candidate
," recalls Valérie Pécresse.
Hang on so as not to be left behind by
, but after two five-year terms without a right in power, Valérie Pécresse warns that in the end, there will be room for only one candidate.
Pécresse refuses to attack Xavier Bertrand head-on
At some point if the right wants to win, and I want to win, they have to come together.
And so we have to play the game of the collective approach and this collective approach is a process of bringing together,
”said the candidate.
Valérie Pécresse therefore presents herself as the unifier and refuses to attack the opponent head-on: “
There is no opponent in my political family.
The message hit home with the hundred or so right-wing supporters gathered a few hours later.
When you are divided, you have no chance of reigning.
This is the unit that is strength
says a supporter
If they still multiply the candidatures, they will lose the elections once again, so it will not be necessary for it to start again
", explains another right-wing supporter.
Candidate of the rally, Valérie Pécresse appears this Thursday, August 19 with Senator Alain Cadec, a close friend of Xavier Bertrand.
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