• Kyodo


A majority of people continue to support Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet after Sunday’s Upper House election but are skeptical of the effectiveness of his economic policies and not supportive of the constitutional revision he seeks, according to a Kyodo News survey.

In a telephone survey conducted Monday and Tuesday, 56.4 percent of the respondents said they do not believe Abe’s economic policy mix can lift the economy, while 32.0 percent said they believe the measures will.

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