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New figures Monday from the Secretary of State's Office show there are now 1,134,243 people registered to vote who have chosen not to belong to any of the four recognized parties.

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Independent voters now outnumber GOP, Democrats in Arizona

Independents now outnumber both Republicans and Democrats in Arizona as voters continue to abandon the two major parties.But that actually could lead to further political polarization on both ends of the political spectrum, at least in the short term.