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President Obama's Trip to Asia: Legislators from Japan, South Korea and US Congress Discuss Challenges and Opportunities

Sponsored by the US-Japan-South Korea Legislative Exchange Program, Sigur Center for Asian Studies, Elliott School of International Affairs, under a grant from the Japan-US- Friendship Commission

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Elliott School of International Affairs
State Room, 1957 E Street, NW, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20052

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Members of Japanese Diet, South Korean National Assembly, and US Congress, in town for meetings of the US-Japan-South Korea Legislative Exchange Program, will discuss security, economic and domestic political issues before two days of private meetings on Capitol Hill.

US House of Representatives
Congressman Michael Turner (tentative)
Republican, Ohio 10th

Congressman Jim McDermott (tentative)
Democrat, Washington 7th
Co-Chair, US Delegation

Japanese Diet
Honorable Kuniko Inoguchi (confirmed)
House of Councillors, Liberal Democratic Party
Co-Chair, Japanese Delegation

Honorable Masaharu Nakagawa (confirmed)
House of Representatives, Democratic Party of Japan
Co-Chair, Japanese Delegation

Korean National Assembly
Honorable Jin Ha Hwang (confirmed)
Saenuri Party
Co-Chair, South Korean Delegation

Honorable Soon Ok Chun (confirmed)
New Politics Alliance for Democracy Party

Professor Henry R. Nau
Co-Director of the U.S.-Japan-South Korea Legislative Exchange Program
Professor of Political Science and International Relations

Professor Mike M. Mochizuki
Co-Director of the U.S.-Japan-South Korea Legislative Exchange Program
Associate Dean for Academic Programs



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