New errors found in fund reports linked to Obuchi

Nov 26, 2014

New errors found in fund reports linked to Obuchi

More errors have been uncovered in political funding reports of support groups linked to former trade minister Yuko Obuchi. The reports from two groups in Gunma Prefecture tied to Obuchi showed Wednesday that expenditures for theater tours organized for supporters in 2013 exceeded revenue ...

Nov 24, 2014

LDP leads early opinion polls ahead of election

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party showed a strong lead in opinion polls released Monday ahead of the general election next month, despite a majority of respondents giving a thumbs-down to his economic blitz. The Lower House was dissolved Friday ahead of the ...