Category: ALS

ALS Disability Election Japan

Candidate with ALS, Yasuhiko Funago, assured to win seat in Japan upper house

” The historic election of Yasuhiko Funago, 61, a new candidate for the Reiwa Shinsengumi political group who is largely paralyzed due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), was assured at the count for the July 21 House of Councillors election.”