Many Claim ‘Independent’ But Not Voting That Way

Posted: January 19, 2014 at 4:56 a.m.

Forty-two percent of Americans consider themselves neither a Republican nor a Democrat, according to a Gallup poll released the other day. That’s the highest percentage since Gallup started asking questions by telephone 25 years ago. Thirty-seven percent of Arkansans told Talk Business and Hendrix College in October they were independents.

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