In one year, Emmanuel Macron literally blew up the whole French political establishment. The last chapter of this blow up was yesterday, when his party La République en Marche won a large majority at the National Assembly (the lower chamber of the French Parliament).
This piece by Vox is a good account of what happened, and what could happen now that Emmanuel Macron has all the powers to implement his platform.
“France is back.” Macron’s En Marche party just swept the French parliament.
A decisive majority in parliament gives Emmanuel Macron an opportunity to advance his centrist agenda.