Comments on: Candidate deposit requirement guarantees same faces on the ballot How to make, save and spend money in Japan. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:29:48 +0000 hourly 1 By: Troy Sat, 27 Oct 2012 19:35:56 +0000 ¥3 million for a constituent run is not that high of a bar.

I wouldn’t want to vote for a person who can’t raise money from a solid bloc of supporters.

1000 people each donating ¥3000 would be sufficient.

Politics is not a spectator sport.