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How Do You Say “Gender Gap” en Espanol?

I just came across a week-old Zogby poll of Mexican voters — they’ll be picking a new president on Sunday — and it contains an interesting factoid: Men are more likely to support the left-wing candidate than women are. In a survey of likely voters, 30.4 percent of women and 29.5 percent of men preferred Felipe Calderon, the moderate PAN candidate; 24.7 percent of women and 29.6 percent of men supported Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the PRD leftist; and about 24 percent of both men and women say they’re going with PRI candidate Roberto Madrazo.

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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