That French election April 4, 2017Posted by WorldbyStorm in Uncategorized.
Macron and Le Pen are neck and neck on the first round. Mélenchon has gained 5%, apparently from the SP. Fillon is becalmed. So, in total it is Macron, Le Pen, Fillon, Mélenchon and Hamon who are commanding support in double digits and all others are really not at the races. Notably Lutte Ouvrière are hardly registering.
The graphical summary is useful too. Macron staggered up into joint first place across the last three months. As he did so Fillon fell, Hamon likewise and Mélenchon has rallied – clearly pulling support from the SP.
So. First round is 23rd of April. And