Hosoda, Hiroyuki

    Family Name: Hosoda

    Given Name: Hiroyuki

    Party: Liberal Democratic Party

    Role: Chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party’s Hosoda Faction

    IR Stance: Advocate

    Profile: Beginning his career as a MITI bureaucrat, Hosoda was first elected to the House of Representatives in 1990 from Shimane Prefecture. He has held the senior offices of Chief Cabinet Secretary (2004-2005) and Secretary-General of the Liberal Democratic Party (2008-2009). He is currently the head of the ruling party’s largest faction and the chairman of the parliamentary association that called for the establishment of Integrated Resorts in Japan.

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