Courtesy of Mish.
Reader Lorenzo sent a link where one can watch Italian Election Results (actual vote totals, not exit poll predictions).
Click on “Camera” to see Chamber results (lower house of parliament).
Click on “Senato” to see Senate results (upper house of parliament).
As of this time, Results look like this
- Bersani 34%
- Grillo 27%
- Berlusconi 24%
- Monti 9%
- Bersani 33%
- Berlusconi 28%
- Grillo 24%
- Monti 9%
Recall that senate races are regional not national. What matters is how the key regions turn out. Berlusconi can easily win the Senate with small wins in key areas while losing by big margins elsewhere. That appears to be what is happening.
Berlusconi Coalition Leading in Italy Senate
Yahoo! Finance reports TV Projections Show Berlusconi Coalition Leading in Italy Senate.
The centre-right coalition led by former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi was leading in the race for the Italian Senate, according to updated projections from television stations after vote counting began on Monday.
Polls from La 7, SkyTG24 and state television RAI put the coalition between Berlusconi’s People of Freedom party and the pro-devolution Northern League ahead in the overall national vote count.
The projections from La 7 also put the coalition ahead in the key regions of Lombardy, Sicily and Campania.
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