The 27-year-old Jordan Bardella, who will succeed Marine Le Pen, is described as a rising star in French politics.
in France A member of the European Parliament was elected as the new leader of the far-right National Alliance on Saturday Jordan Bardella. Marine Le Pen the 27-year-old Bardella, who will become his successor, is described as a rising star in French politics.
Bardella is the son of an Italian immigrant mother, who entered the European Parliament in 2019. Bardella has served as the acting chairman of the party since last fall. At that time, Le Pen stepped down from the leadership of the party during her presidential campaign. Le Pen succeeded her father as leader of the party in 2011.
The national coalition multiplied its number of seats in the summer parliamentary elections. From its ranks, 89 representatives made it to the parliament, while the coalition previously had only eight seats in the parliament.
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