Mario Monti

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador David H. Thorne at “Best in Class Awards Ceremony” at La Sapienza University, Faculty of Economics

November 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

ROME (Oct. 31, 2012) Professor Ciccarone, Professor Celant, faculty members, current and former students of the Faculty of Economics of La Sapienza University. Thank you for your invitation to join today’s gathering for the “Best in Class” Awards Ceremony. You honor me with your welcome at this time-honored and greatly respected university and with your interest in hearing my ideas […]

Order Sons of Italy Applauds Sen. John Kerry for Supporting Passage of Resolution Recognizing 150th Anniversary of Italy

March 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

WASHINGTON, DC March 14, 2012 – The Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA), the nation’s  largest and oldest organization representing Americans of Italian heritage, has sent formal congratulations to U.S. Senator John Kerry (D – MA) for sponsoring a Senate Resolution [S.Res.394] that passed March 12, recognizing the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy. OSIA also thanked Sen. […]

Remarks by President Barack Obama and Prime Minister of Italy Mario Monti following their White House Meeting

February 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

Washington, Thursday, February 9, 2012 PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: Well, hello, everybody. Benvenuto. I want to welcome Prime Minister Monti to the White House for his first visit. I had the opportunity to congratulate him after he took on the extraordinary responsibilities that he has accepted. I want to begin by saying that it’s nice to be able to return the […]

Statement by the White House Press Secretary on the Visit of Prime Minister Mario Monti of Italy

January 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

President Obama will host Prime Minister Mario Monti of Italy at the White House on Thursday, February 9th.  Italy and the United States are close NATO allies, and coordinate continuously on a full range of regional and global priorities.  The two leaders will discuss the comprehensive steps the Italian government is taking to restore market confidence and reinvigorate growth through […]

President Obama Congratulates Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti

November 21, 2011 // 0 Comments

President Obama spoke with Italian Prime Minster Mario Monti today to congratulate him on his appointment and to thank him for taking on such a significant responsibility at a critical time.  The President expressed his full confidence in Italy’s strength and vibrancy and underscored America’s support for the steps that Italy is taking to advance its economic reform program. The […]