May 13, 2013

Decreasing Faith in the European Union

Darkening Mood in France

The French are particularly gloomy. About nine-in-ten say economic conditions are bad and 77% say economic integration with the rest of Europe has weakened the French economy. As a result, a majority (58%) now look unfavorably on the European Union. And 67% think French President Francois Hollande is doing a bad job handling the economic crisis.