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France Election Results

What Obama Can Learn From Sarkozy's Defeat

Sophie Meunier | Posted 07.07.2012 | World
Sophie Meunier

Despite a few fundamental differences, some of the lessons from Sunday's defeat of French president Nicolas Sarkozy can be transposed to the American context and worry Barack Obama.

Headed for the Third Round

Rachida Dati | Posted 07.07.2012 | World
Rachida Dati

As for the right, France has not heard the last of us. Today we have a single imperative: victory in the upcoming legislative elections. These are often called the third round.


AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

In an almost universally expected result, Socialist candidate François Hollande has unseated French president Nicolas Sarkozy, winning the French pre...

Tortoise Beats Hare In French Elections

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 04.22.2012 | World

PARIS -- Slow and steady wins the race. French Socialist Francois Hollande has taken his plodding, undynamic campaign to become France's next preside...

French Presidential Election Results

AP | Posted 06.22.2012 | World

PARIS (AP) — Official partial results: Hollande, Sarkozy advance to French presidential election runoff....