Hungarian firebrand Viktor Orban’s party is polling at an incredible 61%, according to a new poll.
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Medián, one of Hungary’s most prominent polling firms, has Fidesz at 61% support among decided voters – up four percentage points in a single month and the best score for the ruling party since 2011.
Hungary, Medián poll:
Fidesz-EPP: 61% ↑
Jobbik-NI: 14% ↓
DK-S&D: 7% ↑
LMP-G/EFA: 5% ↓
MKKP-NI: 2% ↑… https://t.co/WiQb1MMEcq
— Europe Elects (@EuropeElects) November 1, 2017
Jobbik, the country’s second-largest party, is polling an incredibly distant 14%.
Orban is riding a huge popularity wave at the minute, spurred on by tough stance against the EU’s immigration policy and a commitment to preserving Hungarian culture. Defending the national interest against Brussels intrusion is popular…