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One of the reasons Mr. Berlusconi wants an early election is so he can try to use his longstanding friendship with President Bush to impress Italian voters, political sources say.

Sergio Romano, writing for the Corriere della Sera, predicted that “the winner is Silvio Berlusconi, the leader who for the last year and a half has called for parliament to be dissolved.”

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