Author: Tobias Harris
Categories: Japan Political Pulse
Several polls have found that voters expect little from the DPJ-JIP merger, suggesting that the re-launch of the DPJ under a new name—which may be only slightly different from the old name—will not result in a burst of enthusiasm for the party ahead of the July elections.
Tags: Democratic Party of Japan, DPJ, elections, japan innovation party, japanese communist party, jcp, JIP, jpp. japan political pulse, LDP, Liberal Democratic Party, merge, Politics, polls, proportional representation voting, Shinzo Abe