POLITICAL PARTY: an organization that typically seeks to influence, or entirely control, government policy, usually by nominating candidates with aligned political views and trying to seat them in political office

POLITICAL PARTY

We in the United States have become accustomed to the presence of two major political parties which dominate the electoral and governance processes. The Democratic Party and the Republican Party have a pretty good hold on the process, although there are a myriad of small, single-interest parties who exert their presence in most national elections […]