The Socialists are poised to win a majority in the French parliament. There are high expectations for the new president, Francois Hollande, in both France and Europe. He may soon have carte blanche to implement his policies, but it won't be easy.
France's New Leader Negotiates To Keep Promises
Sun, June 17, 2012 12:00pm
Story by Eleanor Beardsley
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