As populists falter, Europe is sent a mixed message – CNN

Luke McGee is a senior producer at CNN, based in London.

London (CNN)Europe’s populist surge appears to have stalled. On Sunday night, as projections for the European parliamentary election rolled in, Euroskeptic hopes (and fears) of nationalist politicians becoming a powerful force inside the European Union faded.

    Far-right National Party leader Marine le Pen speaks to supporters at the party's campaign headquarters in Paris on Sunday, May 26.Far-right National Party leader Marine le Pen speaks to supporters at the party's campaign headquarters in Paris on Sunday, May 26.
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