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The Italian Government is threading dangerously towards evaporation or, mutatis mutandis, citizens are likely to hit the wall and lose their “wallet”. In the last election of February 2013, three prominent Parties, PD, PDL and M5S showed similar results of 25% each, with PD scoring marginally ahead. A hard bargaining ensued with PD trying to… » read more

Posted by Elio Pennisi

Last week’s election which left no party able to form a government on its own is projecting a bizarre mood. The narrow-margin coalition-winner Partito Democratico (PD-leader Bersani) have right to try and assemble a government, probably a minority government, as courted Movimento 5 Stelle (M5S-Grillo) is not prepared to intermingle with “defunct political parties”. On… » read more

Posted by Elio Pennisi