Italy PM Renzi makes progress with constitutional reform

March 10, 2015 4:40 PM

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Italy PM Renzi makes progress with constitutional reform

ROME (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Tuesday moved one step closer to passing a constitutional reform aimed at streamlining the lawmaking process, as divisions within opposition leader Silvio Berlusconi's party widened.

The lower house of parliament voted 357 to 125, with seven abstentions, to pass a constitutional change that will reduce the size and powers of the Senate.

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