Head of State:President Giorgio Napolitano

Head of Government:Prime Minister Enrico Letta

Chamber of Deputies (Camera dei Deputati):630 members

Last election:Legislative, 24-25 February 2013

Next election:Legislative, by 2018

Parliamentary elections

Election results 2013, main parties. Districts.

EP elections

Italy elects 72 members to the European Parliament. The electoral system is based on proportional representation. In the 2009 EP elections Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's centre-right People of Freedom (PdL) party took 35.26 percent of the vote (and 29 seats)..[read more..]

Election results 2009, national summary