Skip to comments.Italy president summons Conte, possibly paving way for PM appointment
Posted on 05/23/2018 9:02:45 AM PDT by Nextrush
Italian President Sergio Mattarella has summoned Giuseppe Conte for a meeting Wednesday, the president's office said, possibly paving the way for him to be appointed prime minister.....
A presidential source said before summoning the little-known law professor, Mattarella has contacted the anti-establishment Five Star Movement and the far-right Northern League to receive confirmation that he remained their choice for prime minister......
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The two parties involved got 50 percent of the popular vote and a solid majority of Parliament seats.
They deserve to rule.
The meeting between Conte and the president was set to start 1130am Eastern USA time.
I have a live video stream as events unfold from RAI in Italy.
You may have to scroll across the top to Rai News 24 and click there for live to appear.
If you are watching the live feed you can see the door of the president’s office as they await the results of the meeting in the corner of the screen presently.
Nice job, Italy.
Its official now that Conte will be allowed to form a new government........
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