Latest update: 17/02/2012
Presidential Election: Sarkozy rolls the dice
The suspense - if there in fact was one - is now officially over. Nicolas Sarkozy wants to be president again. He officially told the French people on Wednesday night on primetime TV. Can he pull it off despite record-low polls? He certainly thinks so. We ask our two guests if they share his optimism.
By FRANCE 24
On the set:
- Jacques MYARD, MP for the ruling conservative UMP party;
- Jerôme GUEDJ, Member of the national bureau of the Socialist party; Head of the Essonne region near Paris.