HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » Latest Breaking News (Forum) » Italy election: Berluscon...
Introducing Discussionist: A new forum by the creators of DU

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 02:40 PM

Italy election: Berlusconi tax letter causes outrage

Source: BBC

Silvio Berlusconi is trying to buy votes in Italy's election on Sunday by sending out letters promising a tax rebate, his rivals have alleged.

Centre-left leader Pier Luigi Bersani labelled it a "scam", while the leader of a smaller party accused Mr Berlusconi of committing a crime.

The letter was sent to voters in swing regions of Italy.

It vows to scrap the unpopular property tax brought in under ex-Prime Minister Mario Monti and pay voters back.



Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21521877



Berlucsconi may be gaining, and the Left is now afraid it may lose this election.

1 replies, 888 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply Italy election: Berlusconi tax letter causes outrage (Original post)
eppur_se_muova Feb 2013 OP
lsewpershad Feb 2013 #1

Response to eppur_se_muova (Original post)

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 02:47 PM

1. Politicians

Can anyone blame people for not trusting them.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread