Official: Roberto Maroni is no longer a candidate for mayor of Varese. The former Minister of the Interior and former Northern League governor of the Lombardy Region threw in the towel for health reasons, and decided to communicate it himself on Facebook.
“It is with great regret that I confirm the decision to withdraw my candidacy for mayor of Varese, for personal reasons. In any case, I will support the new candidate of the center right, putting the experience gained in the institutions at his disposal. “As noted, and also reported by Renato Farina on Free, Maroni has been fighting for months with a brain tumor. And the “judicial persecution” to which he was subjected, Farina always wrote, probably did not help to calmly face the disease.
Last January, as the National newspaper, Maroni had been operated on atBesta Institute of Milan where he had been hospitalized following an illness who had hit him in his house in Lozza. He was already a candidate for mayor then and the rumors about his possible renunciation had gradually become more and more concrete. Not surprisingly, the popular Bobo had not participated in the gazebos set up by the League for the electoral campaign, an unequivocal prelude to the final decision. Second hour QN for the candidacy for mayor in a traditional Northern League fiefdom (also Attilio Fontana, current Lombard governor, was first citizen) “could win Come on Italy“, also because in the meantime there is a” federation “between the Lega and the Azzurri at national level on the table. Barbara Bison, already in contention before Maroni.