A close look at political independents, the group that can swing an election, examines the different groups under that label and identifies just how many are truly up for grabs in November.
Which independents - and partisans - are still persuadable in 2012?
Democrats and Republicans mostly stick with their own kind in their relationships with family and friends.
Explore the details of the four Democratic groups in the new Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation poll.
Explore the details of the five Republican groups in the new Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation poll.