ⓘ Osaka 7th district. Ōsaka 7th district is a single-member constituency of the House of Representatives in the national Diet of Japan. It is located in Northern ..

                                     

ⓘ Osaka 7th district

Ōsaka 7th district is a single-member constituency of the House of Representatives in the national Diet of Japan. It is located in Northern central Ōsaka and covers the cities of Suita and Settsu. As of 2012, 352.998 eligible voters were registered in the district.

Prior to the introduction of parallel voting and single-member districts, the territory was part of the five-member Osaka the 3rd quarter.

The current representative of the 7th district of Osaka, the liberal faction of the Democratic Nukaga Naomi Tokashiki, who won one of only three seats to the liberal democratic party in Osaka in 2012. The previous incumbent, Osamu Fujimura, Secretary-General of the Cabinet of Ministers in the Noda Cabinet, only the third – in 2012 the Democratic party was reduced to third or even fourth party in many constituencies Osakas, and national seven current members of the Noda Cabinet have lost their seats in the House of representatives. Fujimura presented the pre-reform 3rd quarter, for the Japan new party in 1993 and got a new 7th district in 1996. He held the seat until the landslide election of 2005, when Tokashiki, then a novice in national politics, beat him for the first time. Fujimura district regained his place in 2009.