PES welcomes Italian Constitutional Reform Package



The PES welcomes the approval of the Italian Constitutional reform led by Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and the Partito Democratico. The reform will bring more political stability to Italy thus resolving what has been considered to be a systemic problem for decades. Under the reformed Constitution Italy will gain efficiency in law-making.

PES President Sergei Stanishev said: “We congratulate Prime Minister Renzi for this achievement, which shows the commitment of the Italian government and Partito Democratico towards long-awaited reforms. The Italian government is delivering, today Italy is more stable and therefore a stronger partner in the European Union”.