French presidential election poll: hearts say Bayrou, heads say Sarkozy

by Stephen Tall on April 22, 2007

That, at least, seems to be the message so far of the polls running here.

Here’s how you, dear readers, have so far said you’d vote if you had a say in today’s French presidential election first round:

And here’s what you reckon will actually happen:

Only a few hours before we know for sure who’ll be facing each other in a fortnight’s time for the second and deciding round…


The fun starts now!

It was what our American friends call a “no brainer” that Lib Dems would support Bayrou (ignoring, as I presume they are, his fondness for farm subsidies).

The real question is, how would they choose between an un-reconstructed socialist and a right-wing moderniser who wants to free the economy but toughen up immigraiton laws?

Let the battle – and a new poll – commence.

by Tom Papworth on April 22, 2007 at 8:56 pm. Reply #

I couldn’t wait, so I’ve done it myself.

The poll awaits at

by Tom Papworth on April 22, 2007 at 9:26 pm. Reply #

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