Greek Voters Back Pro-bailout Party

New Democracy party comes in first in election, could gather enough support to form coalition to keep Greece in eurozone

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  • Pro-bailout parties secure Greek majority
    Near complete results early on Monday showed the conservative New Democracy party gaining about 30 per cent of the vote and 129 seats in the 300-seat parliament, including a bonus 50 seats for finishing first, while the pro-bailout Socialist PASOK party ...
    06/17/2012 - 6:39 pm | View Link
  • Greek polls: Pro-bailout conservatives in first
    AP’s earlier story is below. The two top contenders in an election crucial for Greece, Europe and the world were in a dead heat Sunday, exit polls showed, with Greek voters apparently polarized over the harsh austerity measures demanded by international ...
    06/17/2012 - 7:05 am | View Link
  • Pro-bailout parties win majority in Greek elections
    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble called the results a “decision by Greek voters to forge ahead with the implementation ... party won the election and will be able to form a pro-bailout majority with the socialist PASOK party.
    06/17/2012 - 6:40 am | View Link
  • Pro-bailout conservatives win Greek election
    The radical anti-bailout Syriza party had 26.5 percent and 70 seats and the pro-bailout Socialist PASOK party came in ... in the eurozone," New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras said. "(Voters chose) policies that will bring jobs, growth, justice and ...
    06/17/2012 - 5:57 am | View Link
  • Pro-Bailout Party Leads Greek Vote
    I'm Jacki Lyden. Greek voters took part today in what are surely the most watched elections in Europe with the future of the eurozone hinged on the outcome. The pro-bailout conservatives have edged out the anti-austerity leftists in the poll. The New ...
    06/17/2012 - 4:00 am | View Link
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