Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Party
Director, Catholic Action. Organiser of Action Committee for the exploitation of Methane in all the Councils of the province, leading to the industrialization of the Basento valley and the province of Matera. Councillor, Ferrandina, Province of Matera.
Provincial Assessor for Public Instruction, 1970-1976. Pres, of Provincial Administration. I IOV. Secretary, Christian Democrats.
Member National Committee Christian Democrats. Elected Senator, Tricarico, Matera, since 1979. Member Committee Economic Planning, Budget and State Participation.
Member Committee on Health. Member bicameral Committees of Inquiry on Belice, on the Sindona case and on the phenomenon of the Mafia. Vice-President Committee on the Mafia, 1983-1986.
Member Supervisory Committee on Taxation. President Committee on Taxation. Member Committee on the Earthquake areas.
Member Committee on Trade, Industry, and Tourism. Member bicameral regulatory Committee on Taxation. Under Secretary of State for Public Administration, since 1989.
Senator, since 1992.