A Canadian Voice in Italian Politics

published 10 months ago

It is unusual to be born, raised, and educated in Toronto, Canada and yet find yourself serving as a member of the Italian Parliament in Rome, Italy. And yet, that is what Francesca La Marca does. She is one of just 12 MPs in a house of 630 who are elected abroad. La Marca represents people of Italian heritage in North and Central America.

For more in depth perspectives and interesting stories sign up for our daily newsletter at TVO.org slash daily. It is unusual to be born raised and educated in Toronto Canada and yet find yourself serving as a member of the Italian parliament in Rome Italy and yes that is what Francesca America does she is one of just 12 MPs and the house of 630 who are elected abroad America represents people of Italian heritage in north and Central America she visited our studio 4.5 years ago and since then Italian politics has undergone some astonishing changes so let's get caught up with Francesco America member of the chamber of deputies for the Partito Democratico and it is so nice to see you again thank you so much thank you I'm well in you to the post on the end that you know there is a phone that is out which means everything's fine nothing's working right okay let's review this ...

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