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President-elect Francois Hollande answers questions of journalists as he arrives at the Socialist Party headquarters in Paris Monday May 7, 2012. France handed the presidency to leftist Hollande, a champion of government stimulus programs who says the state should protect the downtrodden, a victory that could deal a death blow to the drive for austerity that has been the hallmark of Europe in recent years. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)

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