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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.

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eppur_se_muova Feb 2013 OP
lsewpershad Feb 2013 #1

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Wed Feb 20, 2013, 02:47 PM

1. Politicians

Can anyone blame people for not trusting them.

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