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幹事長
Chief Secretary (party)
かんじちょう
厚生労働大臣
Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare
こうせいろうどうだいじん
政権
administration (eg The Abe admin.)
せいけん
大臣
Cabinet minister
だいじん
総理大臣
Prime minister
そうりだいじん
年度
fiscal year
ねんど
予算案
draft budget
よさんあん
審議
deliberation
しんぎ
衆議院
(Lower) House of Representatives
しゅうぎいん
野党
opposition party
やとう
不信任決議
censure vote.
ふしんにんけつぎ
提出
submit
ていしゅつ
防衛省
Ministry of Defence
ぼうえいしょう
政府
government; administration
せいふ
修正
amendment; correction; revision; modification
しゅうせい
参議院選挙
House of Councillers (upper house)
さんぎいんせんきょ
郵政民営化
Postal Privatisation
ゆうせいみんえいか
政策
political measures
せいさく
与党
party in power (ruling party)
よとう
過半数
majority
かはんすう
安定多数
antei tasuu
stable majority
長期一党支配
chouki ittou shihai
one party dominance
中間選挙
chuukan senkyo
By-elections; mid term elections
中央政府
chuuou seifu
Central government
弾劾
dangai
impeachment
不信任決議
fushin nin ketsugi
Censure vote/ Vote of No Confidence
不信任決議案
fushin nin ketsugi an
Censure vote/ Vote of No Confidence
不信任案
fushin nin'an
vote of No Confidence/ no confidence measure
議会制民主主義
gikaisei minshu shugi
parliamentary democracy
派閥
habatsu
faction
否決
hiketsu
dismissed/ opposed
比例代表
hireidaihyou
Proportional representation
比例区
hireiku
Proportional representation seats
解散
kaisan
dissolution
解散総選挙
kaisan sou senkyo
dissolve the house for a general election
可決
kaketsu
approval
閣議
kakugi
Cabinet Meeting
幹事長
kanji chou
Secretary General
関連法案
kanren houan
related bill
継続審議
keizoku shingi
Carry over to the next session of the Diet
憲法
kempou
The Constitution
憲政
kensei
constitutional government
決定投票
kettei touhyou
casting vote
金権政治
kinken seiji
money politics
国会
kokkai
The Diet
公聴会
kouchoukai
public hearing
共同声明
kyoudou seimei
joint declaration
密室政治
misshitsu seiji
behind-the-screen politics
内閣改造
naikaku kaizou
cabinet reshuffle/ reform of the Cabinet
落選
rakusen
Election loss
連立政権
renritsu seiken
coalition government
連立与党
renritsu yotou
ruling coalition party
左派
saha
left wing
参院選
san'in sen
upper house election
賛成多数
sansei tasuu
majority
政府筋
seifu suji
government circles
政治亡命
seiji boumei
political asylum
政治保護
seiji hogo
political asylum
政治活動家
seiji katsudou ka
political activist
政治運動
seiji undou
political campaign
政治学
seijigaku
political science
政綱
seikou
political platform
政策立案
seisaku ritsuan
policy making
政党
seitou
political party
選挙管理政府
senkyo kanri seifu
caretaker government
選挙制度
senkyo seido
electoral system
選挙人
senkyonin
voter
支持率
shijiritsu
approval rating
刺客候補
shikaku kouho
assassin candidate
刺客戦術
shikaku senjutsu
assassination tactics
施政方針演説
shisei houshin enzetsu
policy speech
衆議院
shugiin
Lower House
首相
shushou
Prime Minister
首相の地位
shushou no chii
Prime Ministership
首相臨時代行
shushou rinji daikou
acting prime minister
出馬
shutsuba
run for office
衆院
shuuin
House of Representatives
早期解散
souki kaisan
early dissolution
総理大臣
souri daijin
Prime Minister
推薦
suisen
nomination/ endorsement
低投票率
teitouhyouritsu
low voter turnout
都道府県連
todoufukenren
Prefectural chapters
党員
touin
party member
党大会
toutaikai
party convention
通常国会召集
tsuujou kokkai shoushuu
Convening of the Regular Session of the Diet
右派
uha
right wing
野党
yatou
opposition party
与党
yotou
ruling party/ Government party
有権者
yuukensha
Constituents; eligible voters
暫定内閣
zantei naikaku
caretaker government
暫定政府
zantei seifu
transitional government