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Minister of State for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs
Minister of State for "Cool Japan" Strategy
Minister of State for the Intellectual Property Strategy
Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy
Minister of State for Space Policy

Yosuke TSURUHO

Date of Birth: Feb 5, 1967
Place of Birth: Osaka, Japan
Political Party: Liberal Democratic Party (LDP)
Member of House of Councillors (Elected 4 times)
Constituency: Wakayama district

Education

Mar.1992 B.A., Law, awarded by the University of Tokyo

Career

Sep.2014-Aug.2016 Chairman, LDP Policy Board in the House of Councillors
Dec.2012-Sep.2013 State Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Oct.2011-Oct.2012 Chairman of the Standing Committee on Rules and Administration of the House of Councillors
Oct.2010-Oct.2011 Chairman of the Committee on Audit of the House of Councillors
Sep.2006-Sep.2007 Chairman of the Committee on Health, Welfare and Labour of the House of Councillors
Oct.2002-Sep.2004 Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Jul.1998 Elected to the House of Councillors for the first time (18th Election)
Secretary to a member of the House of Representatives
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