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A Paradoxical French Electorate: Voters in Presidential Race Demand, and Fear, Change

Date: April 21, 2007
Authors: John Ward Anderson and Molly Moore
QUOTE: Beset by a stagnant economy, enormous public debt and high unemployment, millions of French citizens fear the demise of the vastly expensive social welfare system that has given them 35-hour workweeks, month-long summer vacations, free health care and liberal retirement benefits.

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