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Berlusconi Wins Italy Budget Vote, Loses Absolute Majority

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Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi
Silvio Berlusconi, Italy's prime minister. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi won a vote today in parliament on last year’s budget report, even as he failed to muster an absolute majority.

He won 308 votes in the 630-seat Chamber of Deputies, Speaker Gianfranco Fini said in Rome.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Jeffrey Donovan at jdonovan26@bloomberg.net

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