“Did Harper and Mulcair just brush off four million women?” (The Montreal Gazette)

NDP leader Thomas Mulcair (L) shakes hands with Conservative leader Stephen Harper following the first leaders debate Thursday, August 6, 2015 in Toronto. It's a picture you'll surely see again between now and voting day, but not at a debate about women's issues. (FRANK GUNN / AFP/Getty Images)

James Mennie (The Montreal Gazette):

“According to figures compiled by Elections Canada on the 2011 federal vote, female voters participated at a higher rate (59.6%) than men (57.3%), ‘and this was true across all age groups up to age 64… This is the same pattern seen in the previous election in 2008.”

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