Las Vegas Sun

February 10, 2016

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Chart shows party identification for Americans by yearly averages of polling; 1988-2013; a record high of 42 percent identified as political independents in 2013, and a record low of 25 percent identified as Republicans.

David Lightman / McClatchy Washington Bureau

Chart shows party identification for Americans by yearly averages of polling; 1988-2013; a record high of 42 percent identified as political independents in 2013, and a record low of 25 percent identified as Republicans.