Pietro Grasso facts for kids
|President of Italy
14 January 2015 – 3 February 2015
|Prime Minister||Matteo Renzi|
|Preceded by||Giorgio Napolitano|
|Succeeded by||Sergio Mattarella|
|President of the Senate of the Republic|
16 March 2013 – 22 March 2018
|Preceded by||Renato Schifani|
|Succeeded by||Elisabetta Casellati|
|Leader of Free and Equal|
3 December 2017
|Preceded by||Office established|
|Member of the Senate of the Republic|
15 March 2013
|Head of the National Antimafia Directorate|
11 October 2005 – 27 December 2012
|Preceded by||Pierluigi Vigna|
|Succeeded by||Giusto Sciacchitano|
|Born||1 January 1945
Licata, Kingdom of Italy
|Political party||Democratic Party
Free and Equal
|Spouse(s)||Maria Fedele (1970–present)|
|Alma mater||University of Palermo|
Pietro Grasso (born 1 January 1945), also known as Piero Grasso, is an Italian anti-mafia magistrate and politician who served as President of the Senate from 2013 to 2018.
On 3 December 2017, Grasso was elected Leader of Free and Equal (Liberi e Uguali, LeU), a new left-wing coalition composed by Democratic and Progressive Movement, Italian Left and Possible.
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Grasso with President Giorgio Napolitano and the President of the Chamber of Deputies Laura Boldrini.
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