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Gianluca Forcolin

Gianluca Forcolin (San Donà di Piave, 28 August 1968) is a Venetist politician from Veneto, Italy.

A member of Liga VenetaLega Nord since 1993,[1] Forcolin was long involved in municipal politics in his hometwon, Musile di Piave, of which he had been councillor, assessor, deputy mayor and finally mayor from 2007 to 2015.[2] In the 2008 general election he was elected to the Chamber of Deputies, where he sat in the Finance Committee, but did not stand for re-election five years later because he, a Venetist close to Luca Zaia as well as loyal to former Lega Nord leader Umberto Bossi, was not popular with the new leadership led by Flavio Tosi.[3] He was even suspended from the party for ten months by the local leader Daniele Stival.[4][5]

In 2015, after Tosi was sidelined by the federal party, Forcolin made his comeback: he was elected to the Regional Council as the most voted candidate of Liga Veneta in the province of Venice[1][6] and Zaia, who had been re-elected President, appointed him Vice President and minister of Budget and Local Government.[7][8]

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  1. ^ a b http://www.consiglioveneto.it/crvportal/pageContainer.jsp?n=5&p=5&c=1&e=12&t=0&key=1248
  2. ^ http://nuovavenezia.gelocal.it/venezia/cronaca/2015/07/08/news/forcolin-prima-si-dimette-e-poi-si-commuove-1.11747216
  3. ^ http://nuovavenezia.gelocal.it/venezia/cronaca/2015/07/01/news/forcolin-vice-di-zaia-bisogna-aiutare-subito-i-comuni-1.11711346
  4. ^ http://nuovavenezia.gelocal.it/venezia/cronaca/2013/11/20/news/la-lega-sospende-forcolin-pronti-a-ridare-le-tessere-1.8152977
  5. ^ http://www.i300.it/?p=17974
  6. ^ http://nuovavenezia.gelocal.it/venezia/cronaca/2015/06/01/news/ecco-chi-sono-i-9-consiglieri-regionali-veneziani-1.11537690
  7. ^ http://www.regione.veneto.it/web/guest/giunta-regionale
  8. ^ http://nuovavenezia.gelocal.it/venezia/cronaca/2015/06/29/news/zaia-vara-la-sua-giunta-vicepresidente-il-veneziano-gianluca-forcolin-1.11696647
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