Eurosceptic Orban polling at 61%

Hungarian firebrand Viktor Orban’s party is polling at an incredible 61%, according to a new poll.

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.

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…