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Japanese legislator

Katsuya Okada, Japanese legislator.

Background

Okada, Katsuya was born on July 14, 1953 in Yokkaichi City, Japan. Son of Takuya Okada.

Education

Graduate, University Tokyo Law School, 1976. Attended, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985.

Career

Investigator, internal affairs division Ministry International Trade and Industry, Japan, 1976—1988. Member District 3 Mie Prefecture Japanese House of Representatives, since 1990. Member, Takeshita faction Liberal Democratic Party.

Member Shinsheito, 1993. Coalition member Shinshinto and Taiyo Party. Member Minseito; coalition member Minseito and Democratic Party of Japan, since 1998.

President Democratic Party of Japan, 2004—2005, vice president, secretary general, since 2010. Minister foreign affairs Government of Japan, 2009—2010.

Connections

father:
Takuya Okada. Okada