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Merkel’s popularity plummets, 11% behind in latest poll

Angela Merkel far more unpopular than her own party.

by Westmonster
February 17, 2017

The extent to which Angela Merkel’s reputation has been shattered in Germany is demonstrated in the latest poll that has her trailing by 11% when candidates for Chancellor are put head to head.

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49% of Germans now want socialist Martin Schulz as Chancellor, with Merkel trailing by a distance on 38%.

The negative image of Merkel is demonstrated by the fact that her party itself still has a 4% lead.

The anti-Euro Alternative for Germany are the third most popular party on 10%.

It would seem that Angela Merkel’s toxic legacy in the country has become terminal.