FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2007 file photo release by China's Xinhua news agency, Ma Wen, right, head of the National Bureau of Corruption Prevention (NBCP) and minister of supervision of

 

              FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2007 file photo release by China
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2007 file photo release by China's Xinhua news agency, Ma Wen, right, head of the National Bureau of Corruption Prevention (NBCP) and minister of supervision of China, launches NBCP with Qu Wanxiang, deputy head of the bureau, in Beijing. In June, a 33-year-old Air Force major marked a major feminist milestone by becoming the first Chinese woman to travel in space. With a once-a-decade leadership transition set to kick off Nov. 8, many now are waiting to see if another ambitious Chinese female, State Councilor Liu Yandong, can win one of the nine spots at the apex of Chinese power. Ma is one of the few other women competing for posts on the Politburo. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Li Tao, File) NO SALES