Popularity decline ahead of local elections

Popularity decline ahead of local elections - The popularity of French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is down three weeks ahead of the local elections.

According to figures published today one out of three (33%) French people consider that the head of state is "a good president" meanwhile the popularity of Prime Minister Edouard Philippe also experienced a slight decline with 35% of favorable opinions.

Ahead of the local elections in Paris the republican candidate Rachida Dati is up 5 points at 22%, +5 along with that of Le Republique en Marche Agnès Buzyn up 7 points at 22% while the current mayor Anne Hidalgo, is at 21% of favorable opinions.

However, the survey also showed that for nearly six out of ten French respondents, the choice of Agnès Buzyn as head of the list to replace Benjamin Griveaux following a sexting scandal was "a bad thing".

 

Last local news

Coronavirus and chloroquine treatment

Coronavirus: what we know from Professor Raoult's second study, which again concludes that chloroquine is effective against Covid-19 The highly publi... Coronavirus and chloroquine treatment Read More

29/03/2020

Victims of domestic violence during confinement

France’s Secretary of State for Gender Equality, Marlène Schiappa, has announced "temporary contact points" in shopping centers for victims of domes... Victims of domestic violence during confinement Read More

29/03/2020

Former French Minister and president of the Hauts de Seine dies from coronavirus

The president (LR) of the Hauts-de-Seine departmental council Patrick Devedjian has died from the coronavirus. Devedjian was under observation after b... Former French Minister and president of the Hauts de Seine dies from coronavirus Read More

29/03/2020

Riviera Radio weekend news

French President Emmanuel Macron has insisted Europe must help Italy in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic as he reiterated his support for budget soli... Riviera Radio weekend news Read More

29/03/2020

Mayor of Sanary sur mer increases the lockdown measures.

The mayor of Sanary-sur-mer in the Var has introduced increased security measures during the lockdown period.... Mayor of Sanary sur mer increases the lockdown measures. Read More

28/03/2020