Italians began voting on Sunday in one of the most closely watched elections in years.
Italy PM Mario Monti said he was unlikely to agree to serve as a minister after the elections.
Pope Benedict has given Italians political guidance as they prepare for an election campaign.
Outgoing Italy PM Mario Monti urged the country to discuss the country’s future as its elections loom.
Italian caretaker Prime Minister Mario Monti is expected to end speculation about his political future.
Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti tendered his resignation to the president on Friday.