Japanese voters head to polls

Posted at 8:16 AM, Dec 17, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-16 08:43:38-05

(WTVR) - Japanese voters are heading to the polls in a general election that will give the country its seventh prime minister six years.

Early opinion polls suggest most voters will back the liberal democrat party giving the party another chance just three years after it was unceremoniously dumped for the democratic party of Japan.