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The atypical coalition governing Italy, the union of sworn enemies (Partito Democratico and Popolo della Libertà), is bound to last for several months yet due to a compelling political reorganization in both parties. The FT flashed a warning last week with title “Letta’s lethargy” to mean that the present six-party coalition sworn in April 2013… » read more

Posted by Elio Pennisi

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