DP's Renho wins third Upper House term

Jul 10, 2016

DP's Renho wins third Upper House term

Renho, a Democratic Party member from Tokyo, retained her seat in a landslide victory in Sunday’s Upper House election. The 48-year-old acting president of the largest opposition force was elected to her third term, it was announced soon after polls closed at 8 p.m. ...

May 31, 2016

DP to propose unified list for Upper House election

Katsuya Okada, leader of the largest opposition Democratic Party, has sounded out two other opposition parties about creating a unified list of candidates for the proportional representation part of this summer’s Upper House election. Okada hopes to formally propose the idea to the Social ...