Both Salvini and Di Maio want a group of their own in EP, but is this possible?

They are more and more divided, the two ruling parties of Italy, and their respective leaders. Matteo Salvini and Luigi Di Maio are testing the limit of their coalition, which is not planned at EU level, and unless a last minute U-turn, will not be replicated in the next European Parliament. There, the League and … Continue reading Both Salvini and Di Maio want a group of their own in EP, but is this possible?

Bresso: Brexit or no Brexit, MEP distribution should be clear

The European Union and the United Kingdom should set a specific arrangement on European election, Italian MEP Mercedes Bresso (S&D) said on Friday (18 January). According to the member of the Constitutional affairs committee, the rejection of the Brexit draft agreement by Westminster opens new scenarios and makes the European elections vote a matter of … Continue reading Bresso: Brexit or no Brexit, MEP distribution should be clear

Hard Brexit may prevent Italians in the UK from voting at EU elections

In case of 'hard Brexit', Italians living in the United Kingdom might be not in the position of attending the next European elections unless they decide to come back home to vote. In London the House of Commons is called to vote on Tuesday (15 January) the draft of withdrawal agreement reached at the end … Continue reading Hard Brexit may prevent Italians in the UK from voting at EU elections