Yoshida III 1949

# Seats Share L-R
DLP 264 56.7 PM 7.4
DP 69 14.8 7.4
Description
PM Yoshida was elected on 11 February 1949 (yes: 350, cast: 451 [lower house]; yes: 167, cast: 218 [upper house]) and his cabinet came into office on 16 February.
Yoshida dissolved parliament and announced general elections on 28 August 1952.
Dates
11 Feb 1949 — Election: 23 Jan 1949
Seats – type
333 (466) – surplus majority
Sources
New York Times (NYT)
Wikipedia
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