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  • FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2014, file photo, The White House is viewed from Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington. Republicans and Democrats feel a massive disconnect with their political parties and report an overwhelming feeling of helplessness heading into the next phase of the presidential election, according to a new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) Poll finds voters feel disconnected, helpless
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