This page is the news announced by NHK, a representative TV station in Japan.
Liberal Democratic Party interviews pro-Abe members about political funding issue, confirms amount and how it will be used
The Liberal Democratic Party has been conducting interviews with relevant members in response to issues related to factional political funding parties, and on the 3rd, party officials confirmed with Abe-aligned members the amount of kickbacks and how they were used.
Reiwa Commission Urgent Proposal Calling for Tightening of Penalties “Review of Election System, etc.”
In response to the issue surrounding the political funding party of a faction of the Liberal Democratic Party, the Reiwa National Conference, also known as the Reiwa Rincho, which is comprised of experts from various fields, has announced urgent recommendations calling for stronger penalties. We are compiling our thoughts on the need to review the electoral system in the future.
Liberal Democratic Party to conduct survey on political funding issue for all members
In response to the issue surrounding factional political funding parties, the Liberal Democratic Party has begun hearing from relevant members and will conduct a survey of all affiliated members next week. In response, the opposition party plans to continue to seek clarification of the actual situation and amendments to the Political Funds Regulation Act at the Budget Committee meeting to be held from the beginning of next week.