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on May 13, 2019 in World News

Salvini’s Lega On Course To Become Largest Single Party in European Parliament

by Chris Tomlinson As the European elections draw closer, opinion polls in Italy have put populist Interior Minister Matteo Salvini’s Lega party above the 30 per cent mark, fueling speculation that his party could become the largest in the European Parliament. According to Roberto Weber, head of the opinion research institute Ixe, Salvini and Lega will easily dominate the European elections in Italy, as no other parties running are even close to them in recent polling data, he said when speaking to Swedish newspaper Ystads Allehanda. “There are no opinion institutions here that believe that Lega gets below 30 percent. So they are...

by Chris Tomlinson As the European elections draw closer, opinion polls in Italy have put populist Interior Minister Matteo Salvini’s Lega party above the 30 per cent mark, fueling speculation that his party could become the largest in the...

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