Political parties and leaders: Center-right parties:: Forza Italia [Silvio BERLUSCONI] The New Center-Right or NCD [Angelino ALFANO] Northern League or LN [Roberto MARONI] Brothers of Italy or Fdl [Giorgia MELONI, Ignazio LA RUSSA, and Guido CROSETTO] The Right or LD [Francesco STORACE] other minor parties
Center-left parties:: Democratic Party or PD [Matteo RENZI] Left Ecology Freedom or SEL [Nichi VENDOLA] Italian Socialist Party or PSI [Riccardo NENCINI] Democratic Centre or CD [Bruno TABACCI and Massimo DONADI] South Tyrolean People's Party or SVP [Arno KOMPATSCHER]
Centrist parties:: Civic Choice or SC [Alberto BOMBASSEI] Union of the Center or UdC [Pier Ferdinando CASINI] Future and Freedom for Italy or FLI [vacant]
other coalitions and parties:: Five Star Movment or M5S [Beppe GRILLO] Civil Revolution or RC [Antonio INGROIA] Act to Stop the Decline or FiD [Michele BOLDRIN]
Definition: This entry includes a listing of significant political organizations and their leaders.
Source:CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of August 23, 2014