Party affiliation: Italian Socialist Party
Vice-Pres, prov. of Parma, 1970. Provincial Councillor, 1975. Elected Senator, Borgotaro-Salsomaggiore, since 1976.
Vice-President Committee on Agriculture. Member Committee on Regional Issues. Spokesman for Law on agricultural agreements approved by Senate.
First signatory on Partito Socialista Italiano (Italian Socialist Party) draft law on the institutions of the agriculturalfood market, the reform of price-control and consumer information. Under Secretary for Agriculture and Forests in 2nd Cossiga government, in Forlani government, in 1st and 2nd Spadolini government, and in Vth Fanfani government. President Socialist Senator’s Group.
Minister for the Co-ordination of Community Policy in 2nd Craxi government. Under Secretary of State in the Prime Minister’s Office. Lawyer; Journalist; Writer for ‘II Mondo’, ‘Norde Sud‘, 'Avanti!'.
'Mondo Operaio’ and other newspapers and periodicals.