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The Lawfare Podcast: Round One of France’s Presidential Election

By Jen Patja Howell
Wednesday, April 13, 2022, 5:01 AM

Over the weekend, France held the first round of its presidential elections for 2022. The result was that the same two candidates as last time will move on to the final round: incumbent President Emmanuel Macron and far-right challenger Marine Le Pen. To talk through the election results and what comes next, Jacob Schulz sat down with Agneska Bloch, a senior research assistant at a DC-based think tank where she works on European affairs.