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French Election Report

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French Election Report

French Election Report

French Election Report

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French President Jacques Chirac won yesterday's election, and the French say it was a necessary choice between the lesser of two evils. NPR's Nick Spicer reports on the landslide re-election of Chirac over right wing candidate Jean-Marie Le Pen.

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