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ELECTION 2009

Japan Times
JAPAN / ELECTION 2009
Aug 7, 2009
Big promises, but where's the funds?
Second in a series
Japan Times
JAPAN / ELECTION 2009
Aug 6, 2009
DPJ poll win would set up battle with bloated bureaucracy
First in a series
Japan Times
JAPAN / ELECTION 2009
Aug 5, 2009
DPJ will say anything to win: defector Asao
KAMAKURA, Kanagawa Pref. (Kyodo) While it is not unknown for a politician to ditch a party when it is on the verge of losing power, Keiichiro Asao's July 24 announcement to quit the up-and-coming Democratic Party of Japan and run for the Lower House this month as an independent appears suicidal.
JAPAN / ELECTION 2009
Aug 4, 2009
DPJ to support BOJ autonomy
Members of the Democratic Party of Japan said they will support the Bank of Japan's independence if they win the election and govern for the first time.
Japan Times
JAPAN / ELECTION 2009
Jul 29, 2009
Politicians tap Twitter to tweak profiles
At 6:44 p.m. on July 15, Democratic Party of Japan lawmaker Seiji Osaka posed a question on his Twitter profile: "I think bringing the voting age down to 18 years old is OK. What do you think about it?"

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