ⓘ Gunma 4th district is a single-member constituency of the House of Representatives in the Diet of Japan. It is located in Southern Gunma and consists of the cit ..

                                     

ⓘ Gunma 4th district

Gunma 4th district is a single-member constituency of the House of Representatives in the Diet of Japan. It is located in Southern Gunma and consists of the city of Fujioka, the Southern part of Takasaki city as well as Kanna town and Ueno village in Tano county. As of 2009, 292.356 eligible voters were registered in the district.

Before the electoral reform, which entered into force in 1996, this area was part of a multi-member Gunma 3rd district, which elected four members of a single transferable vote.

Gunma Prefecture is a "conservative Kingdom" Hosu fairy, a stronghold of the liberal democratic party, and until 1996 a bench of the 3rd district was home to a family of LDP presidents and Prime Ministers of Japan Yasuhiro Nakasone, and Fukuda Takeo Obuchi Keizō. New 4 districts first representative of the Fukudas son Machimura Yasuo Fukuda was elected LDP Chairman and the Prime Minister himself in 2007 for a fraction of the ASO stipulated on the ASO stipulated on Tarot. In PMR landslide defeat in 2009, Fukuda took his seat behind Yukiko Miyake, one of the "Ozawa girls," a group for the first time, women candidates, ex-President of the Democratic party Ichiro Ozawa. Miyake can easily get a place in North Kanto proportional representation block. She followed Ozawa left the party in 2012 and ran to the tomorrow party of Japan Democratic party President Yoshihiko Nodas Chiba 4th district, where she failed to win even one tenth of the votes, depriving them also for a possible re-election in the proportional block.

In Gunma 4th district, Yasuo Fukuda resigned in 2012 and was successfully succeeded by his son Tatsuo.