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Obama Congratulates Incoming French Socialist President

pow1000 Wrote: May 07, 2012 10:18 AM
Germany will get out of the whole EURO thing, mark my words. They are sick and tired of having to pay for these socialists and their programs with their hard earned money. There was already rumbling about it a year ago, when I was there. But this will take the cake. They are sick of it.
In the wake of an electoral victory over the center-right Nicolas Sarkozy, new French president-elect Francois Hollande received a phone call from President Obama. Francois Hollande won election as a French Socialist.

The White House says Obama told Francois Hollande that he looks forward to working with him on a range of shared economic and security challenges.

Obama invited Hollande to visit the White House before this month's G-8 summit at Camp David, Md. Hollande is also expected to attend the NATO summit in Chicago later this month.

Hollande campaigned on raising tax rates...