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Renzi election reform foresees 'runoffs for top two blocs'

'If neither reach 35% in first round' La Repubblica reports

20 January, 12:55
Renzi election reform foresees 'runoffs for top two blocs' (see related) (ANSA) - Rome, January 20 - A proposal from center-left leader Matteo Renzi to reform Italy's discredited election law foresees runoffs between the top two coalitions if no one attains 35% of the vote, Italian daily La Repubblica reported Monday. After a controversial meeting Saturday with ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi, head of the center-right Forza Italia, Renzi is scheduled to present his proposal to his Democratic Party later Monday.

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