As in previous years, party served as a screen through which candidates were perceived: whether you thought Clinton was honest, or Trump even-tempered, depended significantly on your own party identity.
Updated version of Figure 3 in Abramowitz, A.I., & Webster, S. (2016). The rise of negative partisanship and the nationalization of U.S. elections in the 21st century. Electoral Studies. http://bit.ly/2qbH8jR