Hashimoto is Horie's kind of guy

Jun 6, 2013

Hashimoto is Horie's kind of guy

by Tomohiro Osaki

Takafumi Horie, 40, the recently paroled founder of Internet firm Livedoor Co., said Wednesday he wants embattled Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto to become prime minister one day, citing his “ability to challenge” and “alter the status quo” of politics. Arrested in 2006 and later ...