Member of the DPJ Tsumura says he cannot support Kikuo Iwata, one of the two nominees for the two vacancies for deputy governors at the BOJ.

Just updating this as the earlier report did not make it clear that it was a DPJ member of parliament opposing Iwata. Of course, Abe’s party has the numbers in the lower house – any real opposition will come to light in the hearings before the upper house committee on March 11 – 12,