Yokohama mayoral recall movement ends far short of threshold

The effort to force a recall vote on Yokohama Mayor Fumiko Hayashi has ended in failure, with the anti-casino activists collecting only about 70,000 resident signatures when 490,000 were needed.

市長リコール署名活動が最終日 計7万筆、必要数には遠く (Kanagawa Shinbun)