News Headline Summary

Bersani says his bloc won in chamber of deputies, according to ANSA


- His coalition ahead in senate popular vote.
- Very delicate situation for Italy.
- Will act in Italy's interest.

Analysis details (23:02)

- Italian Parliament is split into two houses, the Chamber of Deputies (Lower House), has 630 elected members and the Senate (Upper House) has 315 elected members plus four appointed life senators. The electoral system in the Lower House is set up to guarantee the largest coalition 55% of the seats, even if it doesn't claim that number in the popular vote.

25 Feb 2013 - 22:58 - Equities - Source: Newswires

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