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The 1st constituency of Yvelines is a French legislative constituency in the Yvelines département.

1st constituency of Yvelines
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French National Assembly
constituency
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Yvelines' 1st Constituency shown within Île-de-France.
Deputy
 Didier Baichère
REM
DepartmentYvelines
CantonMontigny-le-Bretonneux, Versailles-Nord, Versailles Nord-Ouest, Versailles-Sud (part)
Voters83,490

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DescriptionEdit

The 1st constituency of Yvelines includes most of the historic royal city of Versailles.

Politically the seat has been a stronghold of the right since its creation in 1968. In its entire history it has only been represented by four men. Its first deputy Bernard Destremau was a noted tennis player and diplomat.

Historic representationEdit

Election resultsEdit

2012Edit

Legislative Election 2017: Yvelines' 1st Constituency 2nd round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
LREM Didier Baichère 19,879 51.06
UMP François-Xavier Bellamy 19,052 48.94 -7.81
Turnout 38,931 46.63 -11.75
LREM gain from UMP Swing

2012Edit

Legislative Election 2012: Yvelines' 1st Constituency 2nd round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
UMP François de Mazières 26,544 56.75
PS Isabelle This Saint-Jean 20,230 43.25
Turnout 47,683 58.38
UMP hold Swing

SourcesEdit

Official results of French elections from 2002: "Résultats électoraux officiels en France" (in French).