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Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2017

Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2017

Nine members of Japan’s National Diet were in Washington for the third round of the new Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange. The delegation included House of Councillors members Yukihisa Fujita (Democratic Party, DP), Iwao Horii...
Foley Exchange Meeting: February 2017

Foley Exchange Meeting: February 2017

U.S. Representatives Jim Sensenbrenner (Republican-Wisconsin) and Joaquin Castro (Democrat-Texas) arrived in Tokyo for the start of the first Asia trip under the new Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange. The first day of the...
Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2016

Foley Exchange Meeting: May 2016

The Mansfield Foundation and the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) welcomed the first delegation of legislators to visit Washington under the new Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange.  Seven members of Japan’s National Diet and...
Foley Exchange Meeting: April 2015

Foley Exchange Meeting: April 2015

The Foundation hosted the third Foley Exchange delegation that included Masako Mori (House of Councillors, LDP); Akihisa Nagashima (House of Representatives, DPJ); and Masahiko Shibayama (House of Representatives, LDP). Participants served as expert panelists at a...
Foley Exchange Meeting: September 2014

Foley Exchange Meeting: September 2014

The five members of the second delegation to Washington, D.C. included Toru Ishizaki (House of Representatives, LDP); Takaaki Katsumata (House of Representatives, LDP); Shingo Miyake (House ofCouncillors, LDP); Ken Saito (House of Representatives, LDP); and Yuji...
Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange

Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange

The Thomas S. Foley Legislative Exchange was launched in May 2014, with an inaugural delegation visit to Washington, D.C. This first delegation of five members of Japan’s House of Representatives included TatsuoFukuda (Liberal Democratic Party, LDP); Motohisa Furukawa...