Edoardo Rixi

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Edoardo Rixi
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Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and Transport
In office
11 June 2018 – 30 May 2019
Member of the Chamber of Deputies
Assumed office
23 March 2018
ConstituencyLiguria
In office
29 April 2008 – 14 March 2013
ConstituencyLiguria
Personal details
Born (1974-06-08) 8 June 1974 (age 46)
Genoa
NationalityItalian
Political partyLega Nord
EducationUniversity of Genoa

Edoardo Rixi (born 8 June 1974 in Genoa) is an Italian politician.

Rixi graduated in accounting from the University of Genoa.[citation needed]

On 11 June 2018 Edoardo Rixi was appointed Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and Transport of the Conte Cabinet.[1]

From 2010 to 2012, Rixi was investigated for unreasonable public money spending.[2][3][4][5] In May 2019, an Italian court convicted Rixi, who resigned from the government to avoid conflicts within the government.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Governo Conte, Edoardo Rixi sottosegretario". Repubblica.it (in Italian). 2018-06-12. Retrieved 2018-06-19.
  2. ^ Spese pazze in Regione Liguria, indagati in 27 tra consiglieri e assessori La Repubblica
  3. ^ "Rixi, spese pazze per vedere Giorgetti". 28 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Spese pazze, Rixi:".
  5. ^ "In tribunale a genova - Processo "Spese pazze", Rixi: "Seguivamo una prassi consolidata"".
  6. ^ Amante, Angelo; Jones, Gavin (30 May 2019). "Italy junior minister quits, avoiding government clash". Reuters. Retrieved 30 May 2019.