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Edano, Other DP Liberal Members to Launch New Party (News)

Tokyo, Oct. 2 (Jiji Press)—Democratic Party Deputy President Edano Yukio said Monday that he will form a new political party with other liberal members of the DP opposing the party's effective merger into Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko's new party. Some 10 DP members, mainly former lawmakers of the House of Representatives, the all-important lower chamber of the Diet, Japan's parliament, are expec…

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