EU's Budget Commissioner Says Markets Will Teach Italians Not to Vote for Populists -- Italians Respond

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The EU's Budget Commissioner, Günther H. Oettinger, has drawn the ire of Italians after his comments depicting markets 'teaching' Italians who they should vote for, plainly stating they shouldn't be voting for populist candidates.

As one would expect, these comments served as a dog whistle for anti-establishment Italian activists and politicians to take to twitter to voice their dismay.

Mr. Oettinger has since apologized.

This might have something to do with his apology. Juncker distanced himself from the now rogue Oettinger.