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Move toward bipartisanship

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Rival parties strike deal, laying basis for 'cooperative politics'

The rival political parties have agreed to distribute the chairmanships of National Assembly standing committees according to the numbers of their respective lawmakers. The ruling Democratic Party of Korea (DPK) and the largest opposition People Power Party (PPP) also decided to share the Legislation and Judiciary Committee chairmanship for two years each. Under the agreement reached last Friday, the DPK will chair 11 Assembly committees, and the PPP, seven. Additionally, the PPP will take over the gavel of the Legislation and Judiciary Committee........

© The Korea Times

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