France: Conservatives Extend Lead

If the first round of the legislative election took place this Sunday, which party’s candidate would you support in your district?

May 25 May 11
Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) 41% 37%
Socialist Party (PS), Left Radical Party (PRG)
or Citizens’ Republican Movement (MRC)
27.5% 28%
Democratic Movement (MD) 12% 14%
National Front (FN) 6% 7%
The Greens (Les Verts) 4% 4%
French Communist Party (PCF) 3.5% 4%
Workers’ Struggle (LO) or
Revolutionary Communist League (LCR)
3% 3%
Movement for France (MPF) 2% 2%
Other candidate 1% 1%

Source: Ifop / Paris Match
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 931 French registered voters, conducted on May 24 and May 25, 2007. No margin of error was provided.

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