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Let's look at the latest national polling (excluding the daily trackers, which don't provide gender breakdowns), plus a couple of recent state polls:

Compare it to two weeks ago, and it's clear that the gap hasn't gone anywhere. Obama maintains significant leads among women in pretty much every one of those polls.

What makes some gender gaps less pronounced is the percent of men Obama gets—the better he does among men, the smaller the gap.

That's not exactly good news for Team Red, which needs to run up big margins against men to have any chance of victory. Because they sure as heck ain't gonna pick up the ladies.

Originally posted to kos on Wed May 23, 2012 at 04:36 PM PDT.

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