The President of Romania Traian Basescu and the new general mayor of Bucharest Sorin Oprescu are the public personalities Romanians trust most, According to an IMAS poll released yesterday, the two politicians are enjoying twice the appreciation the leaders of the main political parties in Romania are getting.
The opinion polled carried out this month has it that Traian Basescu is the beneficiary of 45% and Sorin Oprescu comes next, due to 40%. At a great distance there follow Theodor Stolojan (26%), George Becali (25%), Calin Popescu Tariceanu (23%), Mircea Geoana (21%) and Emil Boc (20%). As for the political parties, the Democrat-Liberals, the Social-Democrats and the Liberals top the preference list.
It is to be noticed the undetermined make 22% of the Romanians interviewed and they were not taken into account when the scores were calculated. (...) (O.B.)