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Senator John Kerry Sponsors Bill Commemorating 150th anniversary of Italian Unification

150 Unità d'Italia

US Senator from Massachusetts John Kerry sponsors bill commemorating the 150th anniversary of Italian Unification S.Res.394 – A resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of Italian Unification and the beginning of warm and abiding relations between the people of the United States and Italy. To read the resolution click here Resolution

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Congressman Capuano Honored with Knighthood from Italian Republic


Congressman Mike Capuano was honored Monday by the Italian government in a ceremony at the residence of Giuseppe Pastorelli, Consul General of Italy in Boston.

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Interview: Consul General Pastorelli Looks Back at First Year in Office


After one year in office, we ask the Italian Consul General for New England to recap the work done so far, as well as the challenges still ahead.

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Gov. Patrick’s Daughter Marries Italian

Gov. Deval Patrick (photo by WEBN-TV)

Gov. Patrick's daughter Sarah marries Italian citizen.

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Talking High Speed Rail with John Porcari

From left to right: Ambassador George Bruno, Deputy Secretary of Transportation John Porcari, Frank Gioioso of P. Gioioso & Sons, Inc.

An Italian American Community roundtable with U.S. Transportation Deputy Secretary John Porcari was held at the Massachusetts State House on May 20, as the government continues its lobbying efforts to convince communities across the country that high-speed rail is vital to the country’s growth.

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Ambassador Magliano Talks about Sustainable Development

Ambassador Magliano at Harvard Kennedy School - April 14

On April 14 Ambassador Giandomenico Magliano, Director General for Globalization at the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, met professionals and students to talk about international governance for a sustainable development from a European perspective.

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