Bas-Rhin's 6th constituency

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6th constituency of Bas-Rhin
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French National Assembly
constituency
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Bas-Rhin's 6th Constituency shown within Alsace.
Deputy
 Laurent Furst
UMP
DepartmentBas-Rhin
CantonsSaales, Obernai, Molsheim, Rosheim, Schirmeck, Wasselonne
Registered voters91,200

The 6th constituency of the Bas-Rhin is a French legislative constituency in the Bas-Rhin département.

Description[edit]

The 6th Constituency of Bas-Rhin covers the mid Western portion of the Département including the entire Arrondissement of Molsheim but also Obernai from the Arrondissement of Sélestat-Erstein.

The constituency includes the small towns of Molsheim and Wasselonne as well as a portion of the eastern fringes of the Vosges Mountains.

The constituency has been held by parties of the right and centre right for its entire existence during the 5th Republic.

Historic representation[edit]

Election Member Party
1958 Henri Meck MRP
1967 Gérard Lehn UDR
1973 Jean-Marie Caro UDF
1986 Proportional representation – no election by constituency
1988 Jean-Marie Caro UDF
1993 Alain Ferry PR
2012 Laurent Furst UMP
2015 LR

Election results[edit]

2012[edit]

Legislative Election 2012: Bas-Rhin's 6th Constituency 1st Round
Party Candidate Votes % ±
UMP Laurent Furst 25,964 51.68
FN Brigitte Tinot 8,953 17.82
PS Astrid Scharly 8,043 16.01
LV Jean Vogel 4,720 9.39
FG Dorothée Unterberger 969 1.93
MoDem Anne-Sophie Freliger 945 1.88
CNIP Rémy Wendling 416 0.83
LO Jeanne-Françoise Langlade 232 0.46
Turnout 50,949 55.87
UMP hold Swing

Sources[edit]

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