Giscard Runs Scared

Painton, Frederick; Muller, Henry
April 1981
Time;4/27/1981, Vol. 117 Issue 17, p36
The article looks at the winning prospect of French President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing for a second presidential turn in the elections going to be held on April 26-May 10, 1981. He is standing against his closest rival, Socialist Candidate François Mitterrand. It is stated that he has done a lot of good work for the country and under his leadership France in 1981 is one of the world's most prosperous nations. But opinion polls have shown a decline in his popularity.


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