The fight between Nicusor Dan and Gabriela Firea for the Bucharest mayor seat seems pretty tight, according to an opinion poll commissioned by the National Liberal Party (PNL), which gives a gap of only 2 percents between the two main candidates for the Capital City Hall.
The candidate endorsed by PNL and USR-PLUS Alliance, Nicusor Dan is credited with 31% of the votes, while the incumbent mayor, Gabriela Firea (PSD) has 29%. PMP candidate Traian Basescu is ranked with 10%.
However, a large percentage of the Bucharesters are undecided about the vote – 22%. 8% of the respondents would vote for other candidates.
The poll that surveyed 1,000 Bucharesters also says that almost 70% of the respondents consider that a debate between the main candidates for the Bucharest City Hall is necessary. 69% would agree to a TV debate, 28% don’t care about any potential debate, while 3pc don’t know/don’t answer.
Asked which mayor do they consider the worst running the Bucharest City Hall, 23% replied Gabriela Firea,12%- Viorel Lis, 12%-Traian Basescu, 7%- Sorin Oprescu, 6%- Adriean Videanu and 40% don’t know/don’t answer.