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Marching for Macron

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Emmanuel Macron at a rally in Reims, 17 March 2017.
Emmanuel Macron at a rally in Reims, 17 March 2017. Reuters/Pascal Rossignol

A year ago French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron was economy minister in a Socialist government. Now he’s leading the opinion polls alongside National Front leader Marine Le Pen. Polls suggest that if they're the two candidates to go through to the second-round run-off, Macron will become France’s next president. RFI hears from members of his En Marche! (Let's Go!) movement about why they're marching for the young former banker with little political experience.

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