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Old November 4th, 2018 #161
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I don't know where they're going to find the money for it considering Italy's enormous debt, and the welfare payments that Salvini's lefty and incompetent coalition partners of the Five Star Movement have promised to provide to their poor voters in the southern part of the country.

This poorly thought-out welfare program is extremely unpopular among The League's voters/supporters in the rich, productive, industrious North, but unfortunately there's not much Salvini can do about it because he can't govern without the Five Star Movement.

The deal was that the Five Star Movement's leader Luigi Di Maio would let Salvini take care of the rapeugee problem, and in turn The League would let Di Maio implement certain leftist policies, like this welfare program (called "guaranteed income" or "citizen's income" in English-language newspapers) which was the Five Star Movement's flagship proposal.

Di Maio has kept his end of the bargain: he has publicly supported Salvini's efforts to stop the flood of third-world criminals that have been robbing, raping and murdering Italians under the previous, unelected, globalist, anti-Italian, jew-controlled governments.

Even as the jewish media and jewish EU bigwigs like Pierre Moscovici viciously attacked Salvini and called him a racist, xenophobe, fascist, Mussolini, etc., Di Maio supported him, and when some of the Five Star Movement's prominent lefty members (like the unkempt slob Roberto Fico and the attention-whoring bum Alessandro Di Battista) expressed dissatisfaction with this policy, Di Maio basically told them to shut up.

Therefore, Salvini doesn't really have much of a choice; he has to keep his end of the bargain, like his coalition partner Di Maio has done up until now.
Here's a new article from Bloomberg that shows what I'm talking about:

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Salvini's Surge Renews Turmoil in Italy's Populist Government


(…) Coalition efforts to deliver on Di Maio’s promise of a "citizen’s income" payment for poorer Italians, while also cutting taxes to satisfy the League’s backers, have opened a rift with the European Commission and pushed the country’s borrowing costs to the highest in four years. The government has until Nov. 13 to submit a revised 2019 budget to the commission after its initial plan was rejected for breaching European Union spending rules.

As the deadline approaches, some officials are floating measures that might help win EU support. Giorgetti, who serves as cabinet undersecretary, reiterated on Sunday that it’s "complicated" to implement the citizens’ income and that the government could need more time to make it work.

Salvini, who is also interior minister, sought to calm matters, saying the "government is working," according to Corriere.
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/artic...-gains-in-poll
 
Old November 4th, 2018 #162
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Even as the jewish media and jewish EU bigwigs like Pierre Moscovici viciously attacked Salvini and called him a racist, xenophobe, fascist, Mussolini, etc., Di Maio supported him, and when some of the Five Star Movement's prominent lefty members (like the unkempt slob Roberto Fico and the attention-whoring bum Alessandro Di Battista) expressed dissatisfaction with this policy, Di Maio basically told them to shut up.
Italian media pundits have been saying that because of this, Di Maio's approval ratings among his party's voters have dropped, and that in the (near?) future he could lose his leadership position to leftist extremists like Fico or Di Battista. That would obviously be bad for Italy as these two shitbags have publicly criticized their coalition partner Salvini for trying to stop the third-world invasion.
 
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Fury over plans to give Brussels MORE powers to meddle in nations’ economies


The EU group – which included Ireland and Holland - demanded the eurozone’s bailout fund was handed more powers to deliberately intervene in national budgets, in a move that will provoke fury among eurosceptic member states who reject further intervention by Brussels.

In a document published yesterday, 10 countries insisted that the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) should be given the authority to check the finances of eurozone countries.

But the move would give greater power to Brussels, as the European Commission is currently the only EU institution that assesses eurozone economies.

The ESM - which was set up to help euro countries in financial crisis - must be given “full access to information of the economic and financial situation” of eurozone governments, according to the document.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world...d-italy-budget
 
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Court clears Rome's mayor of cronyism and abuse of power


The Rome mayor, Virginia Raggi, has been cleared of cronyism and abuse of power after a judge ruled that the alleged offence did not constitute a crime.

Prosecutors had called for a 10-month jail term over allegations that Raggi, from the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, lied to investigators over the appointment of Renato Marra, the brother of one of her close aides, as Rome’s tourism chief. His brother Raffaele, the former head of staff at Rome city hall, faces separate corruption allegations.

The accusations emerged not long after Raggi was elected as Rome’s first female mayor in June 2016. Had she been convicted she would have been forced to resign as mayor, in line with the Five Star Movement’s code of ethics.

he Rome mayor, Virginia Raggi, has been cleared of cronyism and abuse of power after a judge ruled that the alleged offence did not constitute a crime.
Prosecutors had called for a 10-month jail term over allegations that Raggi, from the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, lied to investigators over the appointment of Renato Marra, the brother of one of her close aides, as Rome’s tourism chief. His brother Raffaele, the former head of staff at Rome city hall, faces separate corruption allegations.

The accusations emerged not long after Raggi was elected as Rome’s first female mayor in June 2016. Had she been convicted she would have been forced to resign as mayor, in line with the Five Star Movement’s code of ethics.

She wept upon hearing the ruling, saying afterwards: “This sentence wipes out two years of mud-slinging. We’ll go forward with our heads held high for Rome, my beloved city, and for all citizens.”

Luigi Di Maio, the Five Star Movement leader and Italy’s deputy prime minister, celebrated the court ruling while using the opportunity to criticise journalists whom he accused of “attacking Italy’s most massacred mayor” for two years and generating “fake news” to bring her down. “Go Virginia! I am happy for always having defended you and believed in you,” he wrote on Facebook.
https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...abuse-of-power

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Old November 11th, 2018 #165
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What's especially interesting here is that Foa's nomination was blocked mainly because Forza Italia betrayed its traditional ally The League by joining forces with the jew-controlled and hugely unpopular leftist Democratic Party.

Personally, I'm not really surprised, and I stated publicly six months ago on another political forum that Forza Italia, which is a globalist, pseudo-right wing shit-party headed by the greedy, vain, narcissistic, untrustworthy, opportunistic, hedonistic, race-mixing, whoremongering piece of garbage Silvio Berlusconi, would sooner or later betray its ally, the right-wing party The League, which is headed by the honorable, principled and hugely popular Matteo Salvini.

As usual, it turned out that I was right because during the election campaign – when The League and Forza Italia were part of a large right-wing coalition – shitbag Berlusconi kept attacking and insulting his ally Salvini by saying that The League's stance on immigration was too extreme and would scare away voters (which was complete nonsense since it had the opposite effect), and when Salvini said that the Douma chemical attack was a false flag that was perpetrated by Assad's enemies, Berlusconi became upset and publicly told Salvini to shut up. (Berlusconi has always been a lackey of the warmongering neocon jews in Washington who constantly push for zionist wars for Pissrael.)

During this entire time, Salvini put up with Berlusconi's insults and obnoxious, bossy behavior; he never responded in kind and instead preferred to focus on the pressing issues affecting the Italian people, like poverty, unemployment, pensions – and of course the third-world invasion.

Thanks to Salvini's strength, courage, competence, gentlemanly behavior, maturity and sense of responsibility, The League's approval ratings have skyrocketed, whereas Forza Italia is on the verge of extinction, with opinion polls giving it an 8 percent approval rating. And I'm being generous here because according to some polls, it's as low as 5 percent.
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There are articles from major Italian newspapers that have lots of details about how the old and disgusting shitbag Berlusconi would coerce young women into having sex with him, including anal sex, and sometimes the ordeal would take several hours because Berlusconi had trouble getting an erection due to his advanced age. Disgraceful as well as pathetic.











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The jew-lackey, race-mixing whoremonger and opportunistic, unprincipled shitbag Silvio Berlusconi is once again attacking Italy's hugely popular and democratically elected government by claiming that it's a prelude to a dictatorship:

Berlusconi, siamo a anticamera dittatura

http://www.ansa.it/sito/notizie/topn...fb15c39a7.html

What a piece of shit.
 
Old November 13th, 2018 #166
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Italian president defends free press after government ministers insult journalists


Italian President Sergio Mattarella spoke out after Five Star politicians called journalists 'prostitutes' and 'jackals'
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His comments came after Deputy Prime Minister and M5S leader Luigi di Maio and Alessandro Di Battista, a M5S deputy, hurled insults at the Italian press this weekend over coverage of M5S Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi’s corruption trial, calling journalists "prostitutes”, “hacks" and "low-down dirty jackals.”

“The real scourge of this country is the overwhelming majority of the media that are intellectually and morally corrupt, the same ones who are making war on the government,” Di Maio wrote on Facebook.
https://www.thelocal.it/20181112/ita...lt-journalists
 
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Italy defies EU request to present revised budget


Five Star Movement/League government to stick with big-spending strategy in bid to fulfil election promises

The Italian government has defied a request to present a revised draft budget for 2019 to the European commission, as it pursues its big-spending strategy.

Luigi Di Maio, the deputy prime minister and leader of the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, which is ruling in coalition with the far-right League, said the government was committed to maintaining its deficit target of 2.4% but it would move forward with plans to cut taxes, introduce a universal basic income and lower the retirement age.

Italian leaders had until midnight on Tuesday to respond to the commission, which last month took the unprecedented step of asking a member state to revise its draft budget.
https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...revised-budget
 
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The jew-lackey, race-mixing whoremonger and opportunistic, unprincipled shitbag Silvio Berlusconi is once again attacking Italy's hugely popular and democratically elected government by claiming that it's a prelude to a dictatorship:

Berlusconi, siamo a anticamera dittatura

http://www.ansa.it/sito/notizie/topn...fb15c39a7.html

What a piece of shit.
Here's a picture from the race-mixing whoremonger and unprincipled jew-lackey Silvio Berlusconi's globalist, pseudo-right-wing shit party Forza Italia's latest public protest against the policies of the Italian government:





Yeah, I know. It looks like a Tim Kaine rally.

Fortunately, Forza Italia's approval ratings keep falling to record lows. This truly despicable party, whose only reason for existing is to advance the political, economic and sexual interests of its greedy, vain, callous, opportunistic, decrepit old founder, can't disappear quickly enough as far as I'm concerned.
 
Old November 21st, 2018 #169
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2018: Judea Declares War on Italy

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EU calls for sanctions against Italy over budget


BRUSSELS — The European Commission warned Italy on Wednesday that its budget plans are in serious breach of the rules underpinning the euro single currency and said that the country should face sanctions.

The European Union’s executive arm, which supervises national budget plans, has invited eurozone countries to examine its assessment in two weeks and, if they agree with it, the Commission would launch an “excessive deficit procedure” that could result in fines for Italy.
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“This step which we take today is the logical and unavoidable consequence of the decision taken by Italy’s authorities not to modify their fiscal targets,” said (((EU Economy Commissioner Pierre Moscovici))).
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world...=.a35b44462657
 
Old November 26th, 2018 #170
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EUROZONE WARNING: Brexit would be NOTHING compared to devastating Italy financial CRISIS


BREXIT is not as big of a problem for the eurozone compared to if Italy sparks a financial crisis with its controversial budget, according to the President of the Ifo Institute for Economic Research.

German economist Clemens Fuest described Italy as the “bigger problem, particularly in the medium term” as he claimed the impact of Brexit would be only a “short-term issue”.

Italy has sent the eurozone into meltdown and the euro currency floundering after announcing its spending plans which include a deficit target of 2.4 percent for 2019.

The budgetary measures enraged European Commission (EC) chiefs, who sensationally rejected the fiscal plans after claiming they breached previous spending agreements.
https://www.express.co.uk/finance/ci...-Fuest-comment
 
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Italy SLAPS DOWN PC brigade with push for Christmas Nativity cribs in schools


ITALIAN classrooms should display the Christian crucifix and the nativity scenes as they are “part of our culture and identity”, the country’s education minister said as Matteo Salvini branded “deplorable” teachers who banned “Jesus” from a Christmas song.

Ministers of the Italian populist government are taking a clear stance over the presence of symbols of Christianity in schools. Rather than embracing the politically correct positions taken by some schools which are chucking Christian symbols out so as not offend children practising other faiths, members of the Lega-Five Star Movement government want them displayed. Marco Bussetti, the education minister, told 180 teachers and school leaders he firmly believes the crucifix and nativity cribs represents part of Italy’s history and can’t do any harm.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world...lly-correct-pc
 
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Cracks in EU: Crunch EU meeting today will FORCE Italy to come to heel


ITALY’S budget is back on the table in Brussels with eurozone’s finance ministers meeting again to discuss national draft budgets for next year.

The cash-strapped country’s proposals have already been rejected by the EU because it fails to lower massive public debt but the government then refused to make changes to prevent a disciplinary procedure that could eventually lead to fines. Both sides have softened previously hardline rhetoric, reassuring financial markets and leading to a fall in Italy's borrowing costs. But experts believe the EU will likely push for its fiscal rules to be honoured by Italy to the letter.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world...inisters-conte
 
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The British newspaper The Guardian has published yet another long article about the Italian right-wing leader, interior minister and deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini, and as usual it's a hit piece – they even included the mandatory smear quotes from a prominent jew, in this case the loathsome anti-Italian journalist and writer Roberto Saviano.

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'Italians first': how the populist right became Italy's dominant force


(...) Since May, Salvini has energetically pursued numerous high-profile confrontations abroad and at home. In June, using his powers as minister of the interior, he caused an international outcry by closing Italy’s ports to NGO-operated ships carrying migrants and refugees.
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In July, Salvini filed a lawsuit for defamation against the author Roberto Saviano, one of the fiercest critics of his authoritarian style. Saviano responded to the announcement of legal action by accusing Salvini of being “afraid of critical voices”. (...) Saviano has accused Salvini of “attempting to turn a democracy into an authoritarian state”,
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The League’s rapid expansion on to the national stage – in 2013 elections, as the Northern League, it scored just 4% – has led to a hasty recruitment drive. It has allowed the far right to expand its influence in the party with little scrutiny. Lynda DiMatteo, a political scientist based in Paris, cites an incident this year in the town of Macerata, when Luca Traini, a failed Northern League candidate at local elections, shot six black passersby from a car following the murder of a woman. Neo-nazi material was later seized from Traini’s home.

No one died in the attack and Traini apologised in court for his actions, saying: “While in prison, I have understood that the colour of one’s skin has nothing to do with anything.”

But Salvini blamed the shootings on “out-of-control immigration … which leads to social conflict”. That response led the then head of the Italian parliament, Laura Boldrini, to comment: “What happened at Macerata shows that to incite hatred and legitimise fascism, as Salvini does, has real consequences.”

As the most powerful figure in the government, says DiMatteo, Salvini is in a position to perfect the role of strongman. “He is presenting himself as the father of all Italians, infantilising them in the process. And he is legitimising and fuelling their anger to a dangerous degree.”

Italy was the proud host of the Treaty of Rome in 1957, which created the European Economic Community. Until only a few years ago it remained one of the most europhile countries in the EU. But the nationalist genie is out of the bottle.

With alarming speed, Italy appears to be transitioning from the ‘austeritarian’ past embodied by Monti to an authoritarian present presided over by Salvini. “Wherever this goes,” says Baldini, “the technocratic option of 2011 is not available now, given the election result. Italy is hitched to this rollercoaster for better or for worse.”
https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...twing-populism

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roberto_Saviano

Roberto Saviano. "Trust me."



 
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Surging in the polls, Italy's Salvini stages mass Rome rally


ROME (Reuters) - Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini filled one of Rome’s main squares with tens of thousands of flag-waving supporters on Saturday in a rally that underscored the growing predominance of his rightist League party.

Locked in battle with Brussels over the government’s budget plans, Salvini told the cheering crowds he would honor promises to boost state spending, warning that austerity would only fuel the sort of violence that has rocked neighboring France.

“Those who sow poverty reap protests,” he said.

“If you call into question our right and duty to restore dignity, pride, security, pensions and work to millions of Italians, then I tell you we will not be turning back.”

Bearded and stocky, the plain-speaking Salvini took charge of the League in 2013 when it was a small, scandal-plagued regional party scoring around three percent in the polls.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-i...-idUSKBN1O70KL
 
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The Italian right-wing leader, interior minister and deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini is in Pissrael on a state visit during which he expressed his support for the racist, genocidal bandit state:

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Italy's Far-right Leader Salvini Visiting Israel to 'Whitewash' Record, Critics Say


Some in Italy's Jewish community say it's alarming that Netanyahu will 'provide Matteo Salvini with a pro-Israel license' ■ Israeli left-wing activists call for a protest to disrupt his visit to Yad Vashem

Italy’s Interior Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini is due to arrive in Israel on Tuesday and critics of his far-right, fiercely anti-immigration views in both Italy and Israel are voicing...
https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/...rael-1.6727064

This is obviously unfortunate, but it's hardly surprising because virtually all European right-wing/patriotic leaders support Pissrael publicly, even the best ones, like Viktor Orbán and Vladimir Putin.

What's important here is that even though Salvini has made pro-Pissrael statements, he opposes the nefarious jewish agenda by preventing jew-run NGOs from dumping third-world savages in Italy, by strongly condemning the sanctions that the jewish globalists have managed to impose on Russia, and by opposing the zionist war against Assad's Syria. Salvini has even stated publicly that the Douma chemical attack was a false flag that was carried out by Assad's enemies.

Another important thing is that the vast majority of jews are still against Salvini, despite his pro-Pissrael stance, which is the umpteenth proof that jews are ungrateful, hateful pieces of garbage who will always despise and agitate against Westerners who want to protect their country's borders. According to jews, only Pissrael should have that right.
 
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'END OF THE EU' Salvini has serious WARNING for Brussels if they accept Macron spending


MATTEO Salvini sent a stern warning to the EU claiming the Brussels bloc would come to an end if the European Commission agreed to Emmanuel Macron's new costly budget whilst sanctioning Italy on the same issue.

Speaking to the press on his visit to Israel, the Italian Deputy Prime Minister claimed his Government has come up with a solution to the ongoing budget row with the European Commission. But Matteo Salvini launched a scathing attack against the Brussels bloc at the news French President Emmanuel Macron has put forward new costly economic measures to respond to the deadly Paris riots.

The new measures will leave France with a bigger budget deficit than Italy, putting the European Commission in a compromising position as it prepares to sanction Italy on its budget.

Mr Salvini claimed the European Union would come to an end if Brussels decided to approve President Macron's measures in this moment of difficulty for France but refused to budge on Italy's demands.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world...-gilets-jaunes
 
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How Macron gave Italian populists a boost


The French president’s planned budget giveaways to appease protesters are music to Rome’s ears.

ROME — Europe's best friend, Emmanuel Macron, handed Italian populists a helping hand by announcing a spending spree of his own.

During a 13-minute televised address to the nation on Monday night, the French president promised a minimum wage increase and tax cuts, including for low-income pensioners, in an attempt to appease the Yellow Jacket protesters. The announced measures could push France's budget-deficit-to-GDP ratio to 3.5 percent, well over the EU's 3 percent ceiling, according to an anonymous government source quoted by French daily Les Echos.

Because of those very same rules, Italy faces the prospect of the European Commission launching against it an excessive deficit procedure (EDP) based on Rome's exorbitant public debt. The country's populist government had announced that it would be increasing the budget deficit to 2.4 percent of GDP to fund election promises such as a basic income for all and a pensions overhaul.

"But but but, Macron said he's cutting taxes and increasing public spending ... does [Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre] Moscovici agree?" Claudio Borghi, a top League MP and chair of the lower house's budget committee, tweeted after Macron's announcement.
https://www.politico.eu/article/how-...lists-a-boost/
 
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EU CIVIL WAR: Brussels slaps down Italy over budget concessions


THE EU has slapped down Italy over its deficit goal for 2019, even after shock budget concessions were agreed in Rome.

Italy has proposed to cut its planned budget deficit for next year to 2.04 percent from 2.4 percent of gross domestic product. EU economy commissioner Pierre Moscovici said: “It is a step in the right direction but we are not there yet, there are still steps to be taken, perhaps on both sides.” Italy has engaged in a two-month battle with Brussels over the budget triggering a large rally in the country’s bonds.

Yesterday Italy’s 10-year bond yield fell to a two-and-a-half month low.

The EU threatened Rome with disciplinary action claiming their original budget breached prior spending commitments.

Italy drafted a an expansionary budget with a deficit target of 2.4 percent of GDP in 2019 from 1.8 percent this year.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/polit...et-concessions

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ROME — The game of chicken between Rome and Brussels over the Italian budget could soon be over. Because Rome is about to give in.

Italy's populist ruling coalition is dialing back its spending plans to avoid triggering disciplinary action by the European Commission, according to two Italian officials in Rome briefed on the ongoing negotiations.
https://www.politico.eu/article/ital...rome-brussels/

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Italy avoids EU sanctions after reaching 2019 budget agreement


Italy has managed to avert EU sanctions after reaching a compromise with the European commission over its 2019 budget.

The Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, said the government had managed to reach an agreement to reduce the deficit target to 2.04% of GDP from 2.4%.
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(((Pierre Moscovici))), the EU economics commissioner, said the agreement is “a victory of political dialogue” that will “make the euro stronger”.
https://www.theguardian.com/world/20...dget-agreement

There are (at least) two problems with this budget agreement:

1. The budget contains the so-called "guaranteed income" or "citizen's income" or "universal income" (reddito di cittadinanza in Italian) which is a welfare program that Salvini's lefty coalition partners of the Five Stare Movement promised to provide to their poor voters in the southern part of the country.

Salvini had no choice but to agree to this poorly thought-out "citizen's income" because it was the Five Star Movement's flagship proposal during the election campaign. It was a deal breaker because without it, the government would most likely have fallen. But as you can imagine, welfare programs that are designed for poor South Italians are very unpopular among The League's voters/supporters in the rich, productive, industrious North. And as if this isn't bad enough, it now looks like third-world immigrants will also be eligible for the Five Star Movement's welfare benefits. (At first they said that it would only be for Italians.)

2. The 2019 budget agreement was reached because the Five Star Movement – League coalition government caved in to the demands of the anti-Italian, anti-white Jewropean Jewnion commission, led by the despicable jew Pierre Moscovici, whose title is "European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs". Jew shitbag Moscovici is also a former member of the Revolutionary Communist League, and he has viciously attacked Italy by calling its leaders racists, xenophobes, little Mussolinis, etc. And yet there are people who claim that the EU is not controlled by anti-white, communist jews. Good grief...

Italy's opposition parties have been using this opportunity to attack the government by portraying Salvini and Di Maio as cucks, sellouts, paper tigers, etc., because they railed against the EU bureaucrats during the election campaign, and then submitted to them.

Salvini has lost a lot of support because of this bad budget agreement, but from what I can make out of the polls, The League is still Italy's most popular party.
 
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EU IMPLODES: Hungary's Orban now throws weight behind Italy and Poland's ‘European SPRING’


ITALY’S firebrand deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini is trying to create a populist alliance to take on the Brussels establishment in a showdown over the future of the European Union.

Mr Salvini believes he has much in common with Poland’s populists, including opposition to accepting migrants and criticism of the way in which Brussels imposes rules on national budgets.

But his admiration and support for Vladimir Putin has put him at odds with some in Poland where opposition leader
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world...-spring-poland
 
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