Centrist Alliance

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Centrist Alliance
Alliance centriste
President Jean Arthuis
Founded 27 June 2009
Preceded by Rally the Centrists
Headquarters 31, rue de Tournon
Paris VI
Ideology Centrism
Political position Centre
Colours Dark, Blue, and Orange
National Assembly
2 / 577
Senate
10 / 348
European Parliament
0 / 74
Website
www.alliancecentriste.fr
Politics of France
Political parties
Elections

The Centrist Alliance (French: Alliance centriste) (AC) is a centrist political party in France.

It was founded in June 2009 by Jean Arthuis, a former member of the Union for French Democracy (UDF) and currently Senator for the Mayenne department, where he also serves as President of the General Council.[1]

The party is seen as a successor to Arthuis' Rally the Centrists (Rassembler les centristes) political association, whose main tenet was to re-create the UDF which was dissolved upon creation of the MoDem and the New Centre.

Because of Arthuis' high standing within the Centrist Union group in the French Senate, the AC has ten Senators but only two deputies.

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In addition, Arthuis is President of the General Council of Mayenne and Kergueris is President of the General Council of Morbihan. Thierry Benoit is general councillor in Ille-et-Vilaine.

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