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Italy Holds Confidence Vote On Gay Unions Bill

(AFP) – Italy is set to legalise gay civil unions with a confidence vote in parliament Wednesday on a bill hailed as a historic turning point but criticised as a missed opportunity for greater change. Prime Minister Matteo Renzi called

Italy Postpones Gay civil Unions Voting

(Reuters) – Italy on Wednesday postponed voting on legislation that offers homosexual couples legal recognition as some allies of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi pushed for the removal of a provision that allows limited adoption rights. This latest delay represented a

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Mass Rally Against Gay Civil Unions In Italy Capital

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to protest in Rome’s Circus Maximus arena Saturday against a civil unions bill for same-sex couples, a hot-potato issue for Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s government. “As many people as possible must take part,

Unlike Hillary Clinton, Carly Fiorina Welcomes Tough Questions from Media, Public

In a series of interviews, new presidential candidate Carly Fiorina Fiorina acknowledged that she would not raise as much money as other candidates, “but we’ll raise sufficient money.” Fiorina also said that she would “run a different kind of campaign” and would spend the money she raised wisely, so that she would be able to be competitive and “do what we need to do.”