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Imelda Marcos cruising to re-election

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  • Writer: Jim Gomez, Associated Press
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MARCOS, PHILIPPINES — Twenty-seven years after a public revolt ousted her dictator husband, Imelda Marcos is the Philippines' ultimate political survivor. 

Imelda Marcos cradles a baby at a Mothering Centre in Ilocos Norte province last week. (AP Photo)

With her bouffant hairstyle, oversized jewellery and big talk on the campaign trail, she has been dazzling crowds as she campaigns to keep her seat in Congress.

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