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Poll: Árni Páll Favorite to Lead Social Democrats

Twenty percent of respondents to a new poll carried out by Viðskiptablaðið business weekly say they trust Árni Páll Árnason to take over as chair of the Social Democrats. Katrín Júlíusdóttir and Guðbjartur Hannesson follow, both with around 15 percent.

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If only party supporters are looked at, 26 percent said they trust Árni Páll, 24 percent Katrín and 17 percent Guðbjartur, ruv.is reports.

Prime Minister Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir announced last month that she would resign as party chair at the end of the current term and quit politics.

Árni Páll is the only party member who has announced his candidacy for chairman.

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