Italy's 2 Richest Regions Seek More Autonomy From Rome

MILAN (AP) — Voters in the wealthy northern Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto are heading to the polls to decide if they want to seek greater autonomy from Rome, riding a tide of self-determination that is sweeping global politics. While the twin referendums Sunday are non-binding, a resounding "yes" vote would give the presidents of the neighboring regions more leverage in negotiations to seek a greater share of tax revenue and to grab responsibility from Rome.

Topics:  yes   milan ap     voters   italian   lombardy   veneto   lombard president roberto maroni   rome   regions   seek   greater   
BING NEWS:
  • Italy’s 2 richest regions seek more autonomy from Rome
    In Photo:Carlo Andrea Carnevale Ricci, president of a voting section, checks the electronic voting-operation system at the Berchet School polling station in Milan, Italy, last Saturday. It is greater autonomy, not independence, that two of Italy’s ...
    10/22/2017 - 12:51 pm | View Link
  • Italy's 2 richest regions seek more powers from Rome
    MILAN -- Voters in the wealthy northern Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto were deciding Sunday if they want to seek greater autonomy from Rome, riding a tide of self-determination that is sweeping global politics, most vociferously in Catalonia.
    10/22/2017 - 12:13 am | View Link
  • Italy’s Two Richest Regions Seek More Powers from Rome
    MILAN (AP) — Voters in the wealthy northern Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto were deciding Sunday if they want to seek greater autonomy from Rome, riding a tide of self-determination that is sweeping global politics, most vociferously in Catalonia.
    10/21/2017 - 11:31 pm | View Link
  • Italy's 2 richest regions claim victory in autonomy votes
    MILAN (AP) - The presidents of Italy's wealthy northern regions of Veneto and Lombardy on Sunday claimed victory in autonomy referendums that seek to grab additional powers and tax revenue from Rome, riding a global tide of self-determination that has ...
    10/21/2017 - 8:38 pm | View Link
  • Italy's 2 richest regions seek more autonomy from Rome
    MILAN (AP) — Voters in the wealthy northern Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto are heading to the polls to decide if they want to seek greater autonomy from Rome, riding a tide of self-determination that is sweeping global politics. While the twin ...
    10/21/2017 - 3:45 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Autonomy | Definition of Autonomy by Merriam-Webster
    Define autonomy: the quality or state of being self-governing; especially : the right of self-government — autonomy in a sentence
    02/16/2018 - 3:09 pm | View Website
  • Silvio Berlusconi
    Silvio Berlusconi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈsilvjo berluˈskoːni] ( listen); born 29 September 1936) is an Italian media tycoon and politician who served as Prime ...
    02/16/2018 - 1:57 pm | View Website
  • Veneto
    Veneto (/ ˈ v eɪ n ə ˌ t oʊ / or / ˈ v ɛ n ə t oʊ /, Italian: [ˈvɛːneto]; Venetian: Vèneto, Venetian pronunciation: ) is one of the 20 regions of Italy.
    02/15/2018 - 1:27 am | View Website
  • International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos ...
    Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews.com
    02/13/2018 - 12:03 am | View Website
  • Democratic Centralism in Practice and Idea: A critical ...
    -S. Nappalos The terrain is changing beneath our feet. Since the collapse of the majority of the “official Communist” regimes, the world has witnessed ...
    02/12/2018 - 3:28 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News