PM Abe's ruling party eyes big gains in snap Japan election




 
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December 14th, 2014  
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By Linda Sieg and Antoni Slodkowski TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's party looks set for a huge win on Sunday in an election that will allow the conservative leader to claim a fresh mandate for his reflationary policies to revive Japan's long-stagnant economy. Voting began at 7 a.m. for an election that the premier has cast as a referendum on his "Abenomics" strategy to end deflation and generate growth. Media exit polls, which have proved reliable in the past, will come out at 8 p.m. (1100 GMT). ...




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