But I already knew about many of Martinez's extreme positions, so what caught my eye was the side bar which seemed to focus on the men in her life, her husband and her father:
Now, when's the last time you saw a male politician presented so obviously in relation to his wife and/or mother? I wonder what point journalist Marc Lacey or the New York Times editors are trying to make by featuring this information so prominently. Are they even aware of the double standard--or just giving readers information what they assume the readers want?
HUSBAND: Chuck Franco, former undersheriff of Doña Ana County in southern New Mexico
FATHER: Former deputy sheriff in Texas and boxer who won three straight Golden Gloves titles in the 1950s