The rights of the Lega Nord of Italy’s interior Minister Matteo Salvini continues to gain consent. 36.9 percent of respondents intend to vote in the European elections for Salvini’s party, reported the daily newspaper “Corriere della Sera”, citing data from IPSOS.
The Lega in Italy, together with the populist Five-star movement in the government. In the parliamentary election in March 2018, it came to slightly more than 17 percent, in the coalition, it is the Junior partner. The stars had become in the past year, with more than 32 percent of the strongest force. In the meantime, they are according to the survey, in the voters favor of only 22.3 percent.
surveys of other research institutes confirm Salvini’s Lega as the strongest party, but values lower Consent. The opinion researchers of Youtrend see the Northern League at 32.8 percent.
Within the government in Rome has made its mark Salvini, especially with a tough Anti-migration rates. The popularity values of the Lega – and the constant bickering within the government, there is always speculation that Salvini could terminate the coalition with the stars. Only on Friday, he rejected this.
At the European level to achieve Salvini a merger of the right-wing populists and eurosceptics to a group after the European elections at the end of may. Currently, the parties are divided on several groups.