Demonstrators of the Italian Labor Unions gather outside the lower chamber in Rome, Monday, Dec. 19, 2011. Thousands of government workers have staged strikes and joined demonstrations across Italy to... more 
Demonstrators of the Italian Labor Unions gather outside the lower chamber in Rome, Monday, Dec. 19, 2011. Thousands of government workers have staged strikes and joined demonstrations across Italy to protest tax and pension changes that are part of the government's austerity package. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Gregorio Borgia
Mon, Dec 19, 2011 8:40 AM EST