In the press

Sarkozy: 'Hollande lies from morning to night'

By: Elena CASAS
1 min

Nicolas Sarkozy has truly thrown himself into the campaign fray now - the papers are taking sides, as the contest increasingly looks like a two-horse race, and smaller candidates fall in the polls.

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For Le Figaro, it was a breathtaking entry into the campaign - while Libération points up the irony of the "bling" president presenting himself as opposed to entrenched elites.

Le Monde says it's increasingly a two-horse race - as big threat Marine le Pen falls in the polls - but centrist François Bayrou still makes the front page of Le Parisien.

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