Tag Archives: Hollande Wins Round One But Euroskeptic Le Pen Steals The Show; Strange Bedfellows; Can Sarkozy Win Round Two?

Mish/ Mike Shedlock – Hollande Wins Round One But Euroskeptic Le Pen Steals The Show; Strange Bedfellows; Can Sarkozy Win Round Two? – 23 April 2012

As expected Francois Hollande and incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy will square off on May 6 in round two of the French presidential elections.

However, there was a huge surprise in spot number 3 as extreme right wing candidate Marine Le Pen pulled in 18% of the vote running on a dump-the-euro platform. Continue reading