Democratic Haneda's upper house election "if Ward" proposal careful consideration
At a press conference, has come out from within the LDP as electoral reform of the House of Councillors, to constituencies are combined to form one province adjacent for "case-ku" proposal, Haneda and the House of Councillors secretary general of the Democratic Party can not reflect the will of the people of the region I showed the idea as there is a risk, consider carefully.
Work team established to New Komeito education committee review
To discuss it and whether to give the heads of the local government authority of final decisions of educational administration, which has been the focus in the review of the education committee system, the Liberal Democratic Party-New Komeito Party has launched the work team.
Hashimoto mayor to the 7th resignation offer
Told reporters, and towards the promotion itself is listed in the "Osaka and Concept", and want to do the mayoral election within the next month, Hashimoto mayor of Osaka City that the lodge to resign as chairman of the Osaka City Council on the 7th of this month has revealed.
Supplementary budget passed by the House of Representatives
The supplementary budget for this fiscal year for carrying out with the increase in the consumption tax rate in April this year the "economic measures", a vote is carried out in the House of Representatives plenary session, it is passed by a majority vote, such as the Liberal Democratic Party, New Komeito Party Te, I was sent to the House of Councillors.
Although Secretary "in Board of Education plan amendment steady"
At a press conference in the afternoon, for that you have to be around the whether to give the heads of the local government authority of final decisions of educational administration, Komeito and should be considered carefully, but Chief Cabinet Secretary in the government and the ruling parties between we showed the idea after conducting adjustments, wants to do steadily review.
Passed by the supplementary budget the House of Representatives Budget Committee
Vote is carried out in the House of Representatives Budget Committee is supplementary budget for this fiscal year for carrying out with the increase in the consumption tax rate in April this year the "economic measures", it has been passed by a majority of the Liberal Democratic Party-New Komeito Party were. Supplementary budget is a carry that passed by the House of Representatives plenary session of the 4th, and sent to the House of Councillors.
The consideration Yamaguchi representative education committee review carefully
At a press conference, as to whether give the length of the local government authority of final decision of educational administration, which has been the focus in the review of the education committee system, Yamaguchi representative of the New Komeito and ensure the neutrality political we showed the idea that should be considered carefully, taking into account.
"I want to appeal need to be revised Article 96" Prime Minister Abe
The Prime Minister Abe, in the intensive discussion of the House of Representatives Budget Committee, about the constitutional amendment, and said, "you should amend the Article 96 of the Constitution, we would like to appeal in the future the need," said the National Assembly to make it easier to initiative a constitutional amendment I showed a willingness again to the revision of Article 96 of the Constitution for.
"Enough time to Diet deliberations" 8 opposition parties
Secretary-General Secretary-General from eight opposition parties met, in a special session of the National Assembly earlier, aggressive management is as remarkable in such deliberations particular secret protection law, the government and the ruling party, the new year - 2014 fiscal year budget agreement was that when such deliberations, we will ask you to unity so as to ensure sufficient time.
Final adjustments to meet with Foreign Minister Kishida Secretary of State
It clear that for later told reporters the cabinet meeting, you have the final adjustment in the direction you want to visit the United States this weekend, meeting with Kelly Secretary of State, and the strengthening of the Japan-US alliance, Kishida Foreign Minister, President Obama I showed the idea that you want exchanged views on such dates of visit to Japan.
The composition of the focus Osaka mayoral election campaign
In order to promote the restructuring by integrating Osaka Osaka and the "Osaka and Concept", Hashimoto Mayor of Osaka City indicated that they resigned the mayor as I need boost of citizens, and to run for mayor again were. In contrast, the Democratic Party and the Liberal Democratic Party is expected to be as such as "should not be involved in the election there is no excuse", composition of the election campaign has become the focus in the direction forego fielded candidates.
Outlook of established the 6th year supplementary budget
Ruling and opposition parties agreed that other factors, as well that you have Prime Minister Abe would like to leave for the opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics in the 7th of this month, the 6th, to vote in the Upper House Budget Committee, supplementary budget for this fiscal year, among the day It is now expected to, in the Upper House plenary session, and pass-established.