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Nicolas Sarkozy: Let them eat cake - Chances that the current French president will be re-elected are slim to none.

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Amherst, MA - In less than three months, Nicolas Sarkozy will probably become the second president in the 50-year history of the French Fifth Republic to be defeated for re-election. (The first time was in 1981, when incumbent president Valery Giscard d'Estaing lost to Francois Mitterrand.) Sarkozy's standing in the polls is at a historic low for a Fifth Republic president.
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Socialist Party Candidate Defeats Sarkozy In French Presidential Election

News : Mediaite (2 years ago)

Nicolas Sarkozy has officially conceded defeat in France's presidential race, meaning the next leader of the French Republic will be Socialist Party candidate Francois Hollande. Hollande was pushed into office by voters not necessar... Read Post

French vote in decisive run-off election between Sarkozy and Hollande

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

PARIS - France voted in a presidential run-off election on Sunday that could see Socialist challenger Francois Hollande defeat incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy by capitalizing on public anger over the government's austerity policies. Read Post

Hollande defeats Sarkozy to become French president

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

François Hollande won the French presidential election on Sunday, capturing more than 51 percent of the vote to defeat incumbent Nicholas Sarkozy and become France's new president, according French television. Sarkozy, who has held ... Read Post

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