Republicans are running their first female nominees for governor and U.S. Senate. Republican strategists hoped gender could draw new female voters, but a new Los Angeles Times/USC poll shows that ideology trumps gender almost every time. Does this mean we’ve moved into a post-gender-bias era? Or is it the unique factors of this election driving the results? And to what extent does gender still influence your decision in choosing a candidate?
Darry Sragow, interim director of the Times/USC poll