From the front page of this morning's Sankei Shimbun:
Liberal Democratic Party Deputy Secretary-General and Chairman of the Tokyo LDP Alliance Ishihara Nobuteru, the son of Tokyo Governor Ishihara Shintarō, reacting to last nights result from the Tokyo Metropolitan District elections.
Later - Make that "the former Chairman" of the Tokyo LDP Alliance. He has resigned.
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