Member, House of Representatives
Japan Restoration Party
1989, BA in Economics, Aoyama Gakuin University; studies at Matsushita Institute of Government and Management. 1992-93, Co-Founder, Secretary and Member, House of Councillors, Nihon Shintou party; 1993-2000, elected three terms as Member, Japanese House of Representatives and Member, committees, including: Director, Audit and Oversight of Administration; Lower House Budget Committee; Lower House Cabinet; Financial Affairs; Land, Infrastructure; Transport; Home Affairs; Posts and Telecommunications; Special Committee on Local Decentralization; Special Committee on Fiscal Structural Reform. Since April 2002, current position.