Berlusconi IV 2008

# Seats Share L-R
FI 276 43.8 PM 7.1
LN 60 9.5 7.8
Description
PM Berlusconi was appointed on 8 May 2008 and the cabinet won confidence votes on 14/15 May (yes: 335, no: 272, abstain: 1 [lower house]; yes: 173, no: 133, abstain: 1 [upper house]).
Cabinet lost its majority on 30 July 2010 when 33 MPs formed a new parliamentary group Future and Freedom (FLI).
Berlusconi announced to resign on 8 November 2011 after failing to secure an absolute majority in a budget vote (yes: 308, required: 316) and stepped down on 12 November.
Dates
08 May 2008 — Election: 13 Apr 2008
Seats – type
336 (630) – minimum winning
Sources
ANSA
Reuters
Wikipedia
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