The lawyer Chiara Valcepina, who ended up at the center of the controversy after the Fanpage journalistic investigation in milanese far-right circles, is among those elected to the Milan City Council having obtained 903 votes. Valcepina was the third most voted in the party: first, the leaders Vittorio Feltri (2,268). According to data from the Ministry of the Interior, FdI wins 5 seats. The fifth on the list is the other leading candidate in the group of MEP Carlo Fidanza, Francesco Rocca (606 votes). “Thanks to those who believed in me and, with the strength of democracy, gave me this dream: from tomorrow I will be at work for Milan in the City Council. Long live the Brothers of Italy!” wrote Valcepina on social media.
The black lobby that supports the FDI election campaign in Milan. Dureghello: “There is no room for those who praise Hitler”
01 October 2021
The lawyer, 47, on the eve of the vote ended up at the center of the controversy for the support of her electoral campaign that binds the fixer Roberto Jonghi Lavarini known as the “Black Baron” with the head of the European Parliamentarians of Fratelli d’Italia (who now self-suspended) Carlo Fidanza. After the dissemination of the images in which she shares anti-Semitic jokes, she defended herself by calling into question the “mud machine” and specifying that “phrases and gestures taken in those videos are speculation and do not represent my values”. Mother of two daughters, a lawyer, she was a counselor of the Bar Association. Before moving to the Brothers of Italy she was in the National Alliance. It is the first time at Palazzo Marino.