LDP Landslide Win Clears Pipes for Japan Fiscal Spigot

LDP Landslide Win Clears Pipes for Japan Fiscal Spigot

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Shinzo Abe, Japan's former prime minister and president of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), left, shakes hands with Shigeru Ishiba, secretary general of the LDP, as they place a red paper rose on a LDP candidate's name to indicate an election victory at the party's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.