Independents http://wrkf.org en Gallup: Record Number Of Americans Identify As Independents http://wrkf.org/post/gallup-record-number-americans-identify-independents A record-high percentage of Americans identified as political independents last year, according to <a href="http://www.gallup.com/poll/166763/record-high-americans-identify-independents.aspx">a Gallup poll</a> released Monday.<p>The survey, based on more than 18,000 interviews conducted throughout the year, found that 42 percent identified as independent, the highest figure since the polling firm began conducting interviews by telephone 25 years ago.<p>In 2013, 31 percent identified as Democrats, while 25 percent identified as Republican.<p>According to Gallup, the percentage of Americans iden Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:47:00 +0000 Carly Cody 21040 at http://wrkf.org Gallup: Record Number Of Americans Identify As Independents