France Elections: Hollande Beats Sarkozy To Become French President

The Huffington Post In an almost universally expected result, Socialist candidate François Hollande has unseated French president Nicolas Sarkozy, winning the French presidential runoffSunday, France 24 reports. Hollande won 51.9 percent to Sarkozy’s 48.1 percent. Reuters has also confirmed Mr. Hollande’s victory. Mr. Sarkozy trailed Mr. Hollande in the days leading up to the runoff, according to the New… More France Elections: Hollande Beats Sarkozy To Become French President