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DP decides not to allow ex-interim leader Park to run for natl. convention
DP decides not to allow ex-interim leader Park to run for natl. convention
PoliticsJul 4, 2022
The main opposition Democratic Party (DP) on Monday rejected a request from former interim leader Park Ji-hyun that she be allowed to run for party chairmanship at an upcoming national convention despite her lack of qualification. Park, a 26-year-old politician seen as a symbol of generational change in the DP, has declared her bid for the party's chairmanship, a month after she stepped down as the party's interim leader following its crushing defeat in last month's local election