- Enrico Cavaliere
Enrico Cavaliere (
Venice, 13 December 1958) is a Venetist politician. He is a member of Liga Veneta- Lega Nord.
He joined Liga Veneta in
1991and was provincial secretary for the Province of Venicefrom 1992to 1994, when he was elected to the Italian Chamber of Deputies. Re-elected in 1996, he was Vice President of the parliamentary group of Lega Nord.
2000he left his seat in the Chamber to run for the Regional Council of Venetoin the so-called "President's list". Following the election he was President of the assembly for five years.
After some quarrels with party leadership, he was up for re-election in
2005, but this time he run in the constituency of Venice, where he was defeated by Daniele Stivalin term of preference votes. [ [http://elezionistorico.interno.it/elezionistorico/candidatodilista.php?tp=R&dt=03/04/2005&cta=I&tpEnte=P&tpSeg=C&numEnte=87&sut1=&sut2=&sut3=&descEnte=%20Regione:%20VENETO%20-%20Provincia:%20VENEZIA&descArea=&numLista=3&descLista=LEGA%20NORD ::: Ministero dell'Interno ::: Archivio Storico delle Elezioni - Regionali del 3 Aprile 2005 ] ] In late 2005 Cavaliere was even suspended from the party. [ [http://archiviostorico.corriere.it/2005/dicembre/13/Crac_finanziari_Bossi_sospende_Cavaliere_co_9_051213002.shtml Crac finanziari, Bossi sospende Cavaliere ] ] He was later reintegrated as a full member of the party, but since then he has been only a local activist.
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