TITLE

The Hot Money's on Giscard

AUTHOR(S)
King, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
May 1981
SOURCE
National Review;5/1/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p476
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an analysis of the presidential election in France in 1981. It forecasts that French President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing will be reelected. It describes the French electoral system which the U.S. has some trouble envisaging for it allows a total reorganization of forces between the two ballotings. It examines the political leadership and of the president and his political and social views. It also assesses the popular support for the French Communist Party. It contends that support for Communism in the country has been lukewarm.
ACCESSION #
6078662

 

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