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Number of Democrats Falls to New Low, Republicans Decline Too

During the month of July, the number of people identifying themselves as Democrats fell for the fifth straight month. The latest results show that 35.9% of Americans consider themselves Democrats. That’s down from 38.0% at the end of 2006 and matches December 2005 as the lowest number of Democrats recorded since Rasmussen Reports began monthly updates in January, 2004. Still, there are more Democrats than Republicans. This month, 31.3% of Americans consider themselves Republicans.

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