The League is not there. Salvini: “I’m going to my girlfriend”. Giorgetti: “There is time but not too much”
Giorgia Meloni from Silvio Berlusconi for a summit between the leader of Fratelli d’Italia and the number 1 of Forza Italia. The League was absent at Villa Grande, Berlusconi’s Roman residence. Meloni and Ignazio La Russa left after about an hour and a half. Meloni, according to FDI sources, is calm and optimistic, in view of tomorrow’s vote on the presidency of the Chambers.
“I’m going to my girlfriend”, Salvini replied to reporters at Montecitorio who asked him if he was headed for Villa Grande. “There is still tonight, there is time, not too much but there is some”, said the deputy secretary of the Lega Giancarlo Giorgetti, leaving Montecitorio, to those who asked him about the missed summit for now.
Salvini, Fonti della Lega then reported, is in constant contact with his allies: there is growing optimism. On the part of the Carroccio, no veto and no jamming: the determination to find an overall agreement is confirmed and is up to the challenges that await Italy, it is emphasized.
Meanwhile, the federal council of the League was held. Matteo Salvini’s party can’t wait to start dealing with government dossiers. The secretary explained that if the League is asked to deal with fundamental issues such as economy, security, public works and autonomy, “we know how to do it and with whom”. For Salvini “it will be an honor”, reads a note. no veto, foreclosure or jamming of the League. There is maximum willingness, underline sources from the Carroccio, to confront and assume all the responsibilities required by such a difficult time for the country.