America has a two-party system because two parties broke away early in the formation of the United States and stood out immediately without any additional parties. Both parties have existed for more than 150 years and it... More » Education Homework Help Homework Answers

One advantage of the two-party system is that it gives voters a clear and understandable presentation of political information. Voters can quickly determine a political candidate's position on issues because their stance... More » Government & Politics Politics Political Parties

There are several disadvantages of a two-party system including the regimented party values politicians must follow, the inability to compromise, thus the inability to make effective change and the extreme polarization o... More » Government & Politics Types of Government
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