The Social Democratic Party leader is liked by cosmopolitan and working-class voters. But they don’t actually vote for him.
Both the Republicans and Socialists are divided three ways. Many lawmakers do not even seek reelection.
When Labour proposed to freeze energy rates, the Conservatives thought it was crazy. Now they argue for the same.
Most Conservative voters believe Theresa May when she accuses the EU of interfering in the British election.
That would mean emphasizing social, as opposed to economic, issues and learning to leave with the EU.
If the party can’t win in its industrial heartland, there is little hope for the federal elections in September.
France has an advantage over the United States: its two-round system allows third parties to thrive without playing spoiler.
Marine Le Pen is seen as part of the same populist backlash that led a majority of British voters to support Brexit.
The former economy minister defeats the leader of the National Front, Marine Le Pen, in the presidential runoff.
Both presidential candidates have criticized France’s cozy relations with the Persian Gulf state.
Refusing to vote for an uninspiring social democrat and ending up with a xenophobe. Sound familiar?
The council elections are a preview of the upcoming general election and a test for Scotland’s separatists.