Japan’s opposition races to assemble slates as tumult persists

Key points of contention include a planned consumption tax hike in October 2019 and the revision of Japan’s pacifist constitution. At least 1,079 candidates will vie for seats, a Nikkei Inc. survey Wednesday shows. These include 970 candidates standing for …
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