Sarkozy swings further right, Hollande holds lead




 
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Sarkozy swings further right, Hollande holds lead
 
April 26th, 2012  
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Sarkozy swings further right, Hollande holds lead
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Nicolas Sarkozy swung further to the right on Thursday, proposing a new license to shoot for police pursuing suspects, in an increasingly frantic quest to woo far-right National Front voters before a decisive election runoff. A new rise in unemployment to the highest level since September 1999 dealt another blow to the conservative Sarkozy's effort to catch up with Socialist frontrunner Francois Hollande before the May 6 second round of the presidential election. ...




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