The latest IFOP poll gives François Hollande an approval rating of 20%, the lowest for any president since the poll began in 1958. Even François Mitterrand’s lowest rating was 22%. Another poll, by YouGov, puts him down at 15%, only 3 per cent of voters expressing a strongly positive view. It will take more than an impromptu visit to a football match for Hollande to raise his game. Read more
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