Italians Vote to Reduce Number of Lawmakers by a Third

Italians Vote to Reduce Number of Lawmakers by a Third

ROME-—Italians voted to shrink the size of the national parliament, according to early voting results, in an expression of Europeans’ continuing frustration with their political class.

Nearly 70% of voters approved a constitutional amendment that cuts the number of lawmakers by about one third, the early results of a referendum held on Sunday and Monday showed.


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