Executive Turnovers in 2000

  title={Executive Turnovers in 2000},
  author={Masaru Kohno and Atsuko Suga},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Political Science},
  pages={329 - 331}
On April 5 2000, the Diet elected Yoshiro Mori as Japan's 55th prime minister. His predecessor, Keizo Obuchi, had suffered a stroke and became unable to carry out his official responsibility. Mori, who was the former Secretary General of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), inherited the three party coalition between the LDP, the new Komei Party and the Conservative Party, and reappointed all of Obuchi's cabinet members. Yohei Kono was reposted as the Minister of Foreign Affairs; Hideo… Expand