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Why Only Two Parties Thrive in American Politics

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Which of the following is a major reason why only two parties thrive in American politics?

A

Third parties are not provided for in the Constitution.

B

Third parties are only legal in local elections, not national elections.

C

Single-member districts make it hard for third parties to win representation.

D

Third party candidates do not receive public funding for their campaigns.

E

Third parties only exist at the local level.